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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

Medicine Hat Regional Hospital

Address
666 5 Street SW
Medicine Hat, Alberta
T1A 4H6
Telephone
403-529-8000 (Medicine Hat Hospital Switchboard), 403-529-8817 (Margery E. Yuill Cancer Centre)
Fax
403-529-8970 (Medicine Hat Hospital Access and Disclosure), 403-529-8007 (Margery E. Yuill Cancer Centre)
Accessibility

Main entrance


Parking stalls and washrooms

Getting There

Parking available

Parking map

Hours of Operation
Note

Medicine Hat Hospital Hour of Operation: 8:00 AM - 4:15 PM

Margery E. Yuill Cancer Centre Hours of Operation:  8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

 

Closed on Statutory holidays.

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