Exemplary Patient Experiences, Always.


Exemplary Patient Experiences, Always.

Your Privacy and Freedom of Information

Halton Healthcare holds three primary types of information. Access to and privacy of each type of information is governed by specific legislation in Ontario.

Personal health information, by the Personal Health Information Protection Act (PHIPA).

Business information by the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (FIPPA).

Halton Healthcare protects the personal information of individuals who come into contact with us, be it staff, volunteers or members of the general public. We collect only the specific personal information that is related directly to, and needed for, operating its programs and activities. Hospital records that are not subject to statutory privacy rules will be protected in accordance with Hospital policies.

Click here to find out how you can access your personal health records.

To learn more about how we collect, use, disclose and protect your personal health information, please review this section.

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