IPC releases new privacy resource to assist health care organizations

The Information and Privacy Commissioner of Ontario has released slides from the PHIPA Summit in December 2015 to assist health care organizations navigate new (and not so new) technologies. Click here to read the PowerPoint presentation.

The presentation covers:

  • Fax
  • Email
  • Mobile and portable devices
  • Encryption
  • Passwords
  • Wireless
  • Electronic medical records
  • Shared electronic health record systems
  • Unauthorized access to electronic records

This is a must read for all privacy officers of health care organizations.