HIA Resources


Research - Key HIA Sections & Definitions

Netcare and Research (AHS website)

Health Research and Privacy Resources



Health Information Regulation Alberta Regulation 70/2001 With amendments up to and including Alberta Regulation 49/2014

Alberta Electronic Health Record Regulation 118/2010

HIA Guidelines and Practices Manual (Alberta Health)

AMA website

College of Physicians and Surgeons Standards of Practice: Standards of Practice are a non-exhaustive, minimum standard of professional behaviour and ethical conduct expected of all physicians registered in Alberta. Standards are enforceable under the Health Professions Act and will be referenced in complaints resolution and discipline hearings.

Office of the Information and Privacy Commissioner of Alberta links:
- Email Communication FAQs
- 8 Tips for Managing Emails
- Communicating with Patients via Email: Know the Risks (HIA Practice Note #5)
- Photocopiers and Fax Machines Latest Security Risk
- Guidelines for Facsimile Transmission
- HIA Use and Disclosure of Health Information for Research
- PIA Requirements
- Alberta Netcare: Know Your Rights

September 2022