Privacy

At Bluewater Health, respecting your privacy is vitally important to us. We have rules and regulations outlined in our privacy policy that ensures your personal health information remains private.

Select the link to read Bluewater Health’s privacy policy, COR-IM-A-7.50 - Privacy of Personal Health Information.

For more information about Bluewater Health’s privacy protection practices, copies of our privacy policy and available brochures, or to access and/or correct your personal health information, please contact the Privacy Office.

Privacy Office

Bluewater Health, Sarnia
Russell Building
Level 5
89 Norman Street
Sarnia, Ontario N7T 6S3
Telephone: 519-464 4400, Ext. 8525
Email: privacy@bluewaterhealth.ca

The Personal Health Information Protection Act (PHIPA)

The Personal Health Information Protection Act, 2004 (PHIPA), sets out the rules that persons or organizations (defined as “health care information custodians” or “health care providers”) must follow when collecting, using, disclosing, retaining and disposing of personal health information.

The Office of the Information and Privacy Commissioner (IPC) oversees compliance of the Act.

For more information about PHIPA, select the link to read Bluewater Health’s privacy brochure, Your Privacy Is Important.