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April 15, 2021 - Tristan Hungle, Manager of Administration

Secure electronic file transfers: LiquidFiles and other platforms

“The pandemic has changed the way that we work.” You have probably heard this several times over the past year, from just about every industry imaginable, and the same is true for us here at the IPC. A key component of our work involves the exchange of sensitive information. This has evolved over the years,... read more

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April 7, 2021 - Kara Philip, Manager of Communication

A welcome change: a list of website updates

You’ve probably noticed some changes around here over the last several weeks. Five years ago our office rebranded and redesigned our website. As traffic to our site increased and website content grew, we felt it was time to add new functionality to improve the user experience. The following is a list of some of the... read more

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March 2, 2021 - Ron Kruzeniski, Information and Privacy Commissioner

Vaccines

As vaccines are now available and some of our population has been vaccinated and others will be vaccinated soon, the issue of requiring people to be vaccinated or requiring people to show or provide a vaccination certificate will be front and center. On December 11, 2020, my office posted an Advisory on vaccinations. I thought... read more

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March 2, 2021 - Ron Kruzeniski, Information and Privacy Commissioner

UPDATED – Advisory from the IPC on questions regarding vaccines for organizations, employers and health trustees

Announcements regarding the approval of vaccines for COVID-19 has been greeted with excitement. The roll out of vaccines is occurring in our province and in other provinces in Canada. As citizens receive the vaccine, questions arise as to how organizations, health trustees and employers will handle this new reality. In my Advisory from the Office... read more

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