All health information obtained by the Doctors and staff at the medical centre during your care is confidential. Sometimes relevant information may be shared with other health professionals to whom you are referred for health care. The privacy code means we are unable to disclose any health information to other family members without permission of the patient.
Under the provisions of the Health Information Privacy Code 1994 you have the right to access health information about you collected and held at the medical centre and the right to request correction of that information.
Any complaints to: The Privacy Officer, Wanaka Medical Centre, 23 Cardrona Valley Road, Wanaka.