Publications

Understanding privacy legislation : a guide to help service providers identify and respond to elder abuse [2017]

Description

This guide is intended for service providers who work with seniors and who may be in a situation where elder abuse is suspected. This guide will provide service providers with the knowledge of the legislation that applies to their role as a service provider, including how legislation supports them at work to prevent and address elder abuse. It also outlines factors that need to be considered in making decisions about how and when information about a senior can be shared, if elder abuse is suspected.

Tags
Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy elder abuse privacy legislation service providers

Title and publication information

Type
Fact Sheet
Alternative Title

Understanding privacy legislation

Extent

4 pages

Frequency

Once

Publisher / Creator Information

Publisher

Seniors and Housing

Place of Publication

Edmonton

Subject Information

Resource Dates

Date Created

2017-08-01

Date Added

2017-09-19T20:36:33.432416

Date Modified

2017-08-01

Date Issued

2017-08-01

Identifiers

ISBN (pdf)

9781460135723

ISBN (print)

9781460135716

Local Identifier

SCS0008

Usage / Licence

Contact

Contact Name

Alberta Seniors and Housing

Contact Email

hiahelpdesk@gov.ab.ca

Contact Other

Alberta Health HIA Help Desk Phone: 780‑427‑8089 or call your area code and 310‑0000 and ask for 780‑427‑8089