Privacy and confidentiality
Privacy and confidentiality are cornerstones of the Canadian health care system. Together they play a key role in the physician–patient relationship by establishing trust and contributing to the integrity of the medical profession.
Principles for the Protection of Patients' Personal Health Information (2011; most recent)
Principles concerning physician information (2012; most recent)
The medical record: confidentiality, access and disclosure (2000; most recent)
CMA — Social media and Canadian physicians (2012)
Journal of Medical Ethics collection: Confidentiality