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Flu Shot 2020 in PEC
The importance of getting your flu shot this year is as important as ever. The only change is the way it will be ... Full Story
Tuesday, October 27
COVID-19 Assessment Centre Update
Prince Edward County is experiencing a high volume of demand for COVID-19 testing. Please: First determine if ... Full Story
Monday, October 19
Doctors of Prince Edward County Update
October 2020  As fall is upon us, we are yet again adapting to ongoing changes with the COVID-19 pandemic. ... Full Story
Saturday, October 10

Privacy Statement

All Prince Edward Family Health Team staff, physicians and their office team members are bound by law to safeguard your privacy and the confidentiality of your personal health information. This includes:

•collecting only the information that may be necessary for your care;

•keeping accurate and up-to-date records;

•safeguarding the medical records containing your personal health information;

•sharing personal health information with other health-care providers and organizations on a "need to know" basis where required for your health care (those in the "circle of care");

•disclosing information to third parties only with your express consent, or when necessary for legal reasons; and

•retaining/destroying records in accordance with the law.

Your request for care from us implies consent for our collection, use and disclosure of your personal information for purposes related to your care. As noted above, other purposes require your express consent.

You have the right to see your records. You may also obtain copies of your records - please see your Health Care Provider's receptionist for their fees for this service. Please speak to your Health Care Provider if you have concerns about the accuracy of your records.

If you would like to discuss our privacy policy in more detail, or have specific questions or complaints about how your information is handled, please speak to your Health Care Provider and he/she will try to resolve them.*

*If your complaint is not resolved to your satisfaction by your Health Care Provider's office, you may wish to contact the Prince Edward Family Health Team Privacy Officer at 613-476-0400 ext. 208 (privacy@pefht.com) or Information and Privacy Commissioner of Ontario at 416.326.3333 or 800.387.0073

Privacy Policy

All Prince Edward Family Health Team Privacy Policies can be accessed using the following link:

Prince Edward Family Health Team Privacy Policy