What are the new Australian Privacy Principles?
The APPs replace the National Privacy Principles and Information Privacy Principles. Containing significant updates, the new Principles aim to better protect the public’s personal information and all organisations must comply with them.
You can obtain a copy of the Australian Privacy Principles at http://www.oaic.gov.au [external link]
Information about people using HealthLink and other related products must only be given with their consent. We will use your personal information to provide our products and services to you and keep you updated about those services. Without this information we may not be able to provide these services to you.
Your practice and provider information may be provided to other members of the HealthLink network in order for them to provide services directly to you and for the purposes of secure message exchange. Your information will be held by our applications located in Australia and New Zealand.