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News Release: IPC and YHC at odds over the disclosure of health care information

Jan 15, 2019

IPC finds the Yukon Hospital Corporation failed to follow the rules set out in HIPMA. She found that the disclosure of the health care records was not authorized under HIPMA.

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News Release: Over-collection of personal information by Insured Health

Dec 13, 2018

IPC finds Insured Health and Hearing Services over-collected health information for the purpose of physician billing

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News Release: Bill 24 ATIPP Act

Oct 09, 2018

IPC has concerns about the new ATIPP Act

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Yukon Information and Privacy Commissioner issues reminder to custodians about duty to audit

Aug 21, 2018

Diane McLeod-McKay is taking steps to ensure custodians under HIPMA remember their audit obligations

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News Release: City Council looking at enlisting drones to ease the burden of bylaw enforcement

Jul 25, 2018

Information and Privacy Commissioner cautions potential use of privacy invasive technology

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News Release: Students learn to protect their privacy and their online reputation

Jun 08, 2018

Information & Privacy Commissioner visits elementary schools to reinforce privacy messages

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2017 Annual Report Highlights Opportunities for Improvement

Apr 16, 2018

Yukon Ombudsman, Information and Privacy Commissioner, and Public Interest Disclosure Commissioner points to changes needed to benefit Yukoners

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News Release: Assistance offered to those affected by privacy breach in Yukon

Mar 19, 2018

Yukon's Information and Privacy Commissioner is working to ensure that people affected by a recent privacy breach in the territory understand the measures they can take to protect themselves.

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Statement from IPC on Recent Privacy Audit

Feb 09, 2018

The Government of Yukon Internal Audit Services published an audit report assessing compliance with the government's privacy management policy

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Data Privacy Day - Information and Privacy Commissioner's Statement

Jan 30, 2018

We marked International Data Privacy Day this year on January 28th, and as your Privacy Commissioner, I want to highlight the steps being taken around the world to enhance the protection of citizen's personal information

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