Privacy Awareness Week - Health

Written by Marketing


Did you know: Sharing your My Health Record information is your choice?

Your My Health Record is an online summary of your health information, such as your medicines, any allergies you may have, and your recent medical treatments.

Once your My Health Record is created your doctor, hospitals and other healthcare providers involved in your care can automatically access your health information, unless you set up your privacy controls.

Using these privacy controls lets you decide which healthcare providers can access your My Health Record and what they can view. You can also ask a provider not to upload certain information. If you decide you don’t want a My Health Record you can cancel it at any time.

Here are some tips to take control of your My Health Record:

For more information, please go to: OAIC’s My Health Record microsite

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