Privacy and Terms

Your Privacy: Our Commitment to Your Privacy & Confidentiality

At ODC, we recognize that the health information of our patients deserves to be treated with respect and sensitivity and our patients’ privacy must be protected. Access to your personal health information is available to those who need to know to provide care, including: physicians, nurses, technicians, therapists and other health professionals. Furthermore, when it comes to collecting and using your personal health information, we take measures to ensure the privacy and confidentiality of the information is protected

PRIVACY POLICY 

ONTARIO DIAGNOSTIC CENTRES recognizes the importance of protecting the privacy of sensitive personal information, in particular, the personal health record information, which we gather as a component to the diagnostic services we provide to our patients. We are committed to collecting, using, and disclosing this information in the most responsible fashion possible, and only to the extent necessary with respect to the services we provide, or have provided in the past.

ONTARIO DIAGNOSTIC CENTRES, in conjunction with the Privacy Information Officer, is responsible for the personal information collected and held during the course of the relationship with our patients. To ensure accountability a Privacy Policy has been drafted which is adhered to by all team members, and enforced by the Privacy Information Officer. This policy outlines how personal information is managed and safeguarded, and the circumstances under which personal information may be disclosed.

WHEN WOULD PERSONAL INFORMATION BE COLLECTED, USED,  AND/OR  DISCLOSED?

A. TO ENSURE QUALITYHEALTH-CARE

B. FOR BILLING AND ADMINISTRATION PURPOSES

C. FOR  RESEARCH  PURPOSES

D. FOR YOUR  PHYSICIAN

E. FOR GOVERNMENT SANCTIONED ORGANIZATIONS