Digital Health Legal
Back to Contents

Volume: 4 Issue: 9
(September 2017)

Keywords:
strengthening ontarios health information privacy legislation 1 october 2017 ontarios amendments personal health information protection act (‘phip effect imposing

Jurisdictions:
canada ontario

Options:
Share This Page



The strengthening of Ontario’s health information privacy legislation

On 1 October 2017, Ontario’s amendments to its Personal Health Information Protection Act (‘PHIPA’) will come into effect, imposing more rigorous breach notification obligations on those responsible for the protection of an individual’s health data. Michael Whitt, Sebastien Gittens and Antonia Alisauskas of Bennett Jones LLP consider the impact of the amendments to PHIPA in the context of the differing breach notification obligations across the Canadian provinces.

Sign up for a free trial for a week’s access to the entire latest issue of the journal
You must be logged in and have an active full subscription to view full articles.
Log in now
If you are not already a subscriber, take a subscription for full access to our entire online archives.
Subscribe

Search Publication Archives



Our publication archives contain all of our articles.
Can’t find what you are looking for?
Try an Advanced Search

Log in to digital health legal
Subscribe to digital health legal
Register for a Free Trial to digital health legal
Sign up for e-mail alerts
digital health legal Pricing

Social Media

Follow digital health legal on TwitterView digital health legal LinkedIn Profiledigital health legal RSS Feed