The Health Information Protection Act (HIPA)
An Act respecting the collection, Storage, use and disclosure of personal health information, access to personal health information and the privacy of individuals with respect to personal health information and making consequential amendments to other Acts.
The following document sets out a series of proposed amendments to HIPA. This list of proposed amendments has been developed by the IPC based on experience of our office, public bodies and developments in information and privacy law across Canada.
Proposals for Amendments to HIPA (June 2016)
The Ministry of Health has developed a question and answer sheet explaining the 2023 amendments to the HIPA Regulations which can be found below.
Access to Information Request Form (Form A)
HIPA Access to Information Request Form (for trustees)
Please note: Our office does not process Access to Information Request Forms. Access to Information Request Forms must be submitted to the trustee that you are requesting information from. If you require the contact name of the access and privacy coordinator for a specific trustee, please feel free to contact our office at: 306-787-8350 or toll-free at 1-877-748-2298.
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