The Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (FIPPA)
This Act provides a right of access to information in records held by public bodies. WRHA is a public body as defined by the Act. With certain limited exceptions, you may see and obtain copies of records from WRHA.
FIPPA also protects your personal information. There are clear and certain rules for collection, use and disclosure of personal information by public bodies.
FIPPA does not apply to personal health information contained in medical records. For information about accessing your personal health information, refer to our section on PHIA.