Webinar: Privacy Requirements, Breaches, and Reporting

October 10, 2018

Presenters: Joshua Shaw LLM JD


Online Only

Event Type: Webinar

Midwives may be custodians of personal health information, or the agents of custodians, and have obligations under the Personal Health Information Act (PHIPA). This webinar will address the following sections of PHIPA:

  1. To whom PHIPA applies, including the definitions of a health information custodian and agent, and their basic responsibilities
  2. Rules for the collection, use, and disclosure of personal health information
  3. The obligation of custodians to safeguard personal health information against privacy breaches
  4. The new reporting requirements

Both legislative requirements and best practices will be described in this presentation.