Collection of Personal Health Information
Prior to administering massage therapy treatments, we collect your personal health information directly from you, or from the person acting on your behalf. Examples of the type of personal health information that we collect may include, your name, date of birth, address, health history, records of your visits to our clinic, and details of the treatment that you received during your visits. We may sometimes collect personal health information about you from other sources, if we have obtained your consent to do so, or if the law permits.
Uses and Disclosures of Personal Health Information
We may use and disclose your personal health information for the following purposes:
• Treat and care for you;
• Plan, administer and manage our internal operations;
• Conduct risk management and quality improvement activities;
• Educating students to become Registered Massage Therapists;
• Comply with legal and regulatory requirements; and
• Fulfill other purposes permitted or required by law.
You may access and correct your personal health records and, if necessary, request that a correction be made. You are entitled to withdraw your consent for some of the above uses and disclosures (subject to legal exceptions) by contacting our Contact Person.
We take steps to protect your personal health information from theft, loss, unauthorized access, copying, modification, unauthorized use, disclosure, and premature disposal.
We conduct audits to monitor and manage our privacy compliance.
We take steps to ensure that everyone who performs services for us protects your privacy and only uses your personal health information for the purposes for which you consented.
All record related concerns should be directed to our Contact Person.
Our Contact Person is: Agnes Dzidek RMT.
To find out more about our privacy protection practices, or to raise any concerns, contact our Contact Person at:
Mississauga Therapeutic Massage
4230 Sherwoodtowne Blvd.
Tel No: 289.521.7843
You have the right to file a complaint to the Information and Privacy Commissioner/Ontario if you think we have violated your rights. The Commissioner can be reached at:
Information and Privacy Commissioner of Ontario
2 Bloor Street East, Suite 1400
Toronto, ON M4W 1A8
Tel: Toronto Area: 416-326-3333 Long Distance: 1-800-387-0073 FAX: 416-325-9195.