At Bronte Physiotherapy and Wellness Centre we are committed to following the guidelines detailed within the Personal Health Information Act (PHIPA) and the Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act (PIPEDA).
Under PHIPA, and as health care practitioners, we are responsible to ensure that personal health information is collected, used, stored and shared in a manner that protects the confidentiality of that information and the privacy of the individual with respect to that information, while facilitating the effective provision of health care. Any time personal information is collected from the individual, the individual will be notified as to the specific purposes for such collection, at or before the time of collection, and the appropriate consent will be obtained from the individual. It is the right of the individual to access that information which is collected by the health care practitioner.
Under PIPEDA, we are responsible for protecting the personal information of the individual that is collected, used or disclosed in certain circumstances, by providing for the use of electronic means to communicate or record information or transactions. Information collected on this site is used strictly for booking appointments and initiating a health related file for the individual as expressed by the individual’s interest for our services. It is the right of the individual to access this information which is collected by our website.