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Being part of the conversation: privacy and disability. Katrine Evans. 6 December 2010. Privacy supports partnerships. Partnerships between: providers and clients clients and whanau/caregivers providers and whanau/caregivers . “Health information”.

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Being part of the conversation privacy and disability

Being part of the conversation:

privacy and disability

Katrine Evans

6 December 2010


Privacy supports partnerships

Privacy supports partnerships

Partnerships between:

  • providers and clients

  • clients and whanau/caregivers

  • providers and whanau/caregivers

    .


Health information

“Health information”

  • Not just health information as such – also information about disabilities and disability services

  • And a “health agency” includes an agency providing disability services

    Health Information Privacy Code, clause 4.


Privacy is an important right in your toolbox

Privacy is an important right in your toolbox

But what does “privacy” mean?

Focus of HIPC – protection of information about people

(Code of Consumer Rights - physical privacy)


Managing information well partnership

Managing information well = partnership

.

Purpose

Explanation

Trust

“PET” also = “Privacy Enhancing Technology” …


Purpose is often not a problem

Purpose is often not a problem

  • But worth checking

    Health Information Privacy Code, rule 1.


Explanation and involvement is more usually the missing factor

Explanation and involvement is more usually the missing factor

  • Case study: What do fire wardens need to know?

  • council flats; information released to fire wardens about residents’ disabilities

  • fire wardens were just residents


Transparency leads to trust

Transparency leads to trust

.

  • notification when collecting – what is being collected and why, and where’s it going

  • giving access to personal information

  • formally noting views if there is a difference in opinion


Some other points to watch

Some other points to watch

.

  • storage and security

  • accuracy


Contact

Contact:

.

Phone free: 0800 803 909 (general advice about Act and Code; info about making a complaint)

Email: [email protected]

Website: www.privacy.org.nz

[email protected]


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