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Programs & Services


Health Information - Access and Disclosure

Releases medical information to people, service providers, lawyers, or authorized parties in accordance with the Health Information Act.

In accordance with Alberta’s Health Information Act, this is a service which enables the release of individually identifiable health information with or without the consent of an individual.

 

Contact Details

Big Country Hospital

Address
312 3 Street E
Oyen, Alberta
T0J 2J0
Telephone
403-664-4301
Fax
403-664-4332
Hours of Operation
Days of the Week

Tuesday
9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Wednesday
9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Thursday
9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Friday
9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Note

Routine requests for health info are processed during the week and regular office hours only. 

Access
Service Providers May Include
health information clerks, health information management professionals (HIM)
Service Access

A written request is needed to release personal health information.


Fees

All requests are charged a fee in accordance with the Health Information Act. A basic fee of $25.00 is applied to all requests which includes up to 20 pages depending on record format i.e. paper, electronic or microfilm record. Each additional page costs from .25 to .50 cents per page. Dependent on the type of request additional costs may apply.

If you are unable to pay the fee, please submit evidence of financial hardship.


Service Languages
Interpreter/Translation services
Service Locations