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OMD Privacy & Security Training Module for the Health Care Sector Event Organized By: Ontario MD

Event Details

In today’s digital age, the safeguarding of personal health information (PHI) is paramount for health care providers across all settings. The OMD Privacy & Security Training Module for the Health Care Sector is a comprehensive resource designed to address this critical need. Tailored specifically for professionals in primary and acute care environments, this module delivers in-depth training on the pivotal aspects of privacy and cybersecurity within the health care industry.

Key Features of the Module:

  • Comprehensive Coverage of Privacy Legislation: Understand the intricacies of the Personal Health Information Protection Act (PHIPA) and your responsibilities as a health care provider under this legislation. The module provides a detailed exploration of the legal framework governing PHI, ensuring you are well-equipped to navigate the complexities of privacy law in your daily practice.
  • Practical Guidance on Protecting PHI: Learn the essential dos and don’ts for safeguarding personal health information against breaches and security incidents. Our module offers pragmatic advice and strategies to ensure you and your team can effectively protect patient data from unauthorized access, disclosure, or theft.
  • Real-World Cybersecurity Scenarios: Benefit from original content that includes scenarios based on actual clinician experiences. These case studies serve to illustrate common cybersecurity challenges faced by health care providers, offering insights into best practices for preventing, detecting, and responding to security incidents.
  • Tailored for Health Care Professionals: Whether you are a seasoned practitioner or new to the field, this training module is designed to address the unique privacy and security concerns of the health care sector. By incorporating real-life examples and offering targeted advice, the module ensures relevance and applicability to your specific setting.

The OMD Privacy & Security Training Module is an essential tool for any health care provider committed to the responsible management and protection of personal health information. By completing this training, you will not only fulfill your legal obligations but also reinforce the trust that patients place in the health care system.

Explore this invaluable resource today and take an important step towards enhancing privacy and security practices within your organization.


On Demand (2024)


Ontario MD

OntarioMD (OMD) is a wholly owned subsidiary of the Ontario Medical Association and receives funding from the Province of Ontario to support family physicians, specialists, nurse practitioners and their staff to adopt and efficiently use digital health technology to care for their patients.