Health People, Healthy North
Access to Records - Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (FIPPA)

The Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (FIPPA) provides you with the following rights:

  • the right of access to your personal information maintained by the Northern Health Region (NHR);
  • the right to request a correction to any information maintained about you by the NHR;
  • the right of access to information in records maintained by NHR.
FIPPA also protects your personal information.  It establishes rules for how we are permitted to collect, use and disclose your personal information.

FIPPA does not apply to information contained in health records/medical records. For information about accessing your personal health information, refer to our section entitled Access to Records - Personal Health Information.

FIPPA Application to Access Request form - Please complete this form and return to:

Regional Privacy & Access Officer
Northern Health Region
867 Thompson Drive South
Thompson, MB R8N 1Z4
Fax:  204-778-1408

Click here if you want to learn more about FIPPA


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