PHIA Legislative Review - Your Confidentiality

The Minister of Health, Seniors and Active Living is consulting with the public as part of the legislative review required by The Personal Health Information  Act.  Any personal information, including health information, you provide as part of this consultation is collected in accordance with and subject to The Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act and The Personal Health Information Act.

Any information you provide will be used to assist in carrying out the review, evaluating PHIA and developing possible amendments. This may involve disclosing your comments to other review participants, institutions and interested parties, during and after the review process, through various means, including written reports and the Internet. In addition, following the completion of the review, copies of all submissions received for the purpose of the review will be made available to the public at the Legislative Library. 

If you submit any information for the purposes of this review as a private citizen, your identifying information will be removed from your submission before it is made public in the Legislative Library. In addition, your personal identity (including your name) will not be shared without your consent with other review participants, institutions and interested parties during or after the review, though you may be contacted by a government representative for clarification on your submission.

However, please be aware that the identity of an organization, and the name of any individual that submits any information for the purposes of this review on behalf of an organization, will be made public at the Legislative Library and may be disclosed to other review participants, institutions and interested parties during and after the review process.

If you have any questions about the collection, use or disclosure of your personal information, please contact the Legislative Unit at Manitoba Health, Seniors and Active Living:

Legislative Unit
Manitoba Health, Seniors and Active Living
300 Carlton Street, Winnipeg, MB  R3B 3M9

Phone: 204-788-6612
Fax: 204-945-1020
Email:
PHIAreview@gov.mb.ca