Commissioner Issues Warning on Health Storage Services
HEALTHCARE PRIVACY—CANADAMarch 11, 2010
Saskatchewan's Information and Privacy Commissioner is warning physicians and citizens about health record storage services being offered by an Ontario company, the Winnipeg Free Press reports. Commissioner Gary Dickson says that although DOCUdavit Services Inc. claims to provide safe and secure storage for medical information, the company does not appear to follow provincial health privacy laws. Dickson has shared his concerns with Saskatchewan Health and the Saskatchewan Medical Association, among others.