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News Release: IPC and YHC at odds over the disclosure of health care information

Jan 15, 2019

IPC finds the Yukon Hospital Corporation failed to follow the rules set out in HIPMA. She found that the disclosure of the health care records was not authorized under HIPMA.

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News Release: Over-collection of personal information by Insured Health

Dec 13, 2018

IPC finds Insured Health and Hearing Services over-collected health information for the purpose of physician billing

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News Release: Reminder to custodian's about duty to audit

Aug 21, 2018

Yukon Information and Privacy Commissioner reminds custodians about duty to audit

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2017 Annual Report Highlights Opportunities for Improvement

Apr 16, 2018

Yukon Ombudsman, Information and Privacy Commissioner, and Public Interest Disclosure Commissioner points to changes needed to benefit Yukoners

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News Release: Health custodians challenge IPC's jurisdiction to consider complaints against them

Dec 18, 2017

Yukon Information and Privacy Commissioner releases two HIPMA decisions after health custodians challenge her jurisdiction to consider complaints against them

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News Release: Right to Know Week

Sep 29, 2017

Information and Privacy Commissioner pleased with government's Right to Know initative

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2016 Annual Reports Issued

Apr 26, 2017

Annual Reports Call for Increased Public Awareness

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News Release: Advisory about Ransomware

Nov 29, 2016

Advisory about Ransomware

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The Health Information Privacy and Management Act

Sep 02, 2016

The Information and Privacy Commissioner releases her statement following the Yukon Government announcement that the Health Information Privacy and Management Act and regulations became law on August 31, 2016.

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Health Information Privacy and Management Act

Aug 31, 2016

Please be advised that HIPMA is now in force

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