Monash Health is committed to protecting the privacy of personal and health information it collects and holds. In this regard, Monash Health complies with both State and Commonwealth laws that regulate the handling of personal information.
Information regarding the privacy, confidentiality and security of a patient’s health information collected by Monash Health can be found in our brochure entitled Your Rights and Responsibilities.
Information is also stored and disposed of in accordance with our obligations under the Public Records Act 1973 (Vic).
Security of information
Monash Health has technology and security measures aimed to protect personal and health information, however, you should be aware that there are risks in transmitting information to us online. If you are concerned about conveying sensitive material to us over the Internet, you might prefer to contact us by telephone or mail.