RhED complies with the legislation safe-guarding your information.
From July 2002, all health services are required to comply with legislation and regulations which protect service users’ information. RhED (a program of ISCH) has always maintained the highest standards in protecting the privacy of our service users and we welcome the new legislation. Enquiries about the regulations and how ISCH protects your information can be made by contacting the Privacy Officer at ISCH by telephone on (03) 9525 1300 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org
Collection of information and privacy protection
RhED (a program of ISCH) makes every effort to adhere to the Guidelines for Federal and ACT Government World Wide Websites developed by the Australian Privacy Commissioner.
RhED (a program of ISCH) protects the privacy of your health information. RhED (a program of ISCH) support and endorse the National Privacy Principles (http://www.privacy.gov.au/law/act/npp/) contained in the Privacy Amendment (Private Sector) Act 2000 and will comply with these principles whenever personal information, as defined by the Act, is collected by us.
If you have a Case Manager at RhED (a program of ISCH), privacy laws regulate how personal information is handled through its life cycle, from collection, to use and disclosure, storage, accessibility and disposal. If you wish to access the Inner South Community Health Client Health Records Policy, please contact the ISCH Quality officer on 9690 9144 or email email@example.com
Your email address
RhED will only record your email address in the event that you send us a message by email. Your email address will only be used for the purpose for which you have provided it and will not be added to any mailing lists without your prior consent by way of a specific request in writing. We will not use or disclose your email address for any other purpose, without your prior written consent.
Queries, concerns and further information
If you have any queries, concerns or require further information relating to privacy and RhED, you are invited to contact the Website Administrator by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or the Privacy Officer at ISCH by telephone on (03) 9525 1300.
(Adapted from the Commonwealth Department of Health and Ageing website, September 2002.)