New Ministerial Order on FIPPA and Telehealth

The Minister of Citizens’ Services released a Ministerial Order on March 30, 2020, regarding the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (FIPPA) to support public organizations to access available tools/technologies to continue service delivery and communication during the COVID-19 public health emergency.

The order is in effect until June 30, 2020, at which point it may be reviewed.

College registrants are asked to read our Practice Guidance on Telehealth for further information.