Privacy Policy

Closing the Gap Healthcare Group complies with both federal and provincial privacy legislation. The policy is based on the ten principles embedded within the federal Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act (2003) and the provincial Personal Health Information Protection Act (2004):

  1. Identifying the purposes for collection
  2. Consent for the collection, use and disclosure
  3. Limiting the collection of information
  4. Limiting the use, disclosure and retention
  5. Accuracy
  6. Accountability
  7. Safeguards
  8. Openness about personal information practices
  9. Individual access to personal information
  10. Challenging compliance with the Corporation’s Privacy Policy and practices