Health Code 2020

This is an introductory course on the Health Information Privacy Code 2020 is for anyone who works in the health sector and deals with personal information. Completing this online module will enable a basic understanding of the significance of personal information in the health sector and the legal obligations to protect it and prevent its misuse.

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Learning time: 15 mins

In this module you will take a closer look at what personal information is and how the Privacy Health Code 2020 is a useful framework for how this is collected, used, held and disclosed.

13 rules for handling personal health information will be covered including:

  • The purpose and manner of collection.
  • Storage and security.
  • Access.
  • Accuracy and correction.
  • Limits on use.
  • Limits on disclosure.
  • Unique identifiers.

This module will also build understanding of what an information privacy breach is, and what can be done in the event of one, with examples from both organisational and individual levels.

Privacy Health Code is full of interactive and engaging content to help you, your staff and your organisation build knowledge and capability around people’s rights when it comes to personal information.

Tailoring options:

Like all Skillpod modules, this module is ready to use immediately, or can be tailored to suit the specifics of your business and staff by including relevant information such as:

  • Your branding and images to contextualise it to your business and field
  • Bespoke scenarios to help your staff identify what laws to apply to situations they are likely to encounter in their work

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