Access to and Correction of your Information
You have a right to have access to the health information that we hold in your health record. You can also request an amendment to your health record should you believe that it contains inaccurate information.
Bethesda will allow access or make the requested changes unless there is a reason under the Privacy Act 1988 (Cth) or other relevant law to refuse such access or refuse to make the requested changes.
If we do not agree to change your medical record/personal information in accordance with your request, we will permit you to make a statement of the requested changes and we will enclose this with your record.
Should you wish to obtain access to or request changes to your health record you can ask for our Privacy Officer (see details below) who can give you more detailed information about Bethesda’s access and correction procedure.
Please note that Bethesda may recover reasonable costs associated with supplying this information to you.
- Please ensure forms are completed and signed. Your completed form are to be returned to:
Health Information Manager
PO Box 45
CLAREMONT WA 6910