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TedTalks your health care team can watch about privacy

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Are you a Privacy Officer for a health care organization and do you struggle to find interesting videos to keep privacy top of mind for your team?

Here are fiveTedTalks that you and your team might find interesting:

  1. Why privacy matters – have you heard the phrase “If you aren’t doing anything wrong – you should have nothing to hide”? This TedTalk challenges us to think about our own interest in personal autonomy in an age of surveillance.
  2. Let’s pool our medical data – ever wonder what health research is all about?
  3. What’s wrong with your pa$$w0rd? – get frustrated with having to change your password all the time? here’s why you are asked to do so.
  4. What will a future without secrets look like? – this will make you change what you post online!
  5. Think your email is private? think again – how encryption makes your email communication safe

Enjoy!


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Health Privacy Officer training
September 22, 2020

For Privacy Officers within healthcare organizations - now totally online.

This course focuses on how to become a more confident privacy officer and gives you the tools to document your privacy program. Full details and registration here...

Primary care webinars: Employment Law Update & Legal Issues for EDs and Board members

Part of Kate’s monthly webinar series.

Our November program will address human rights issues with guest speaker Christine Hanson and scenarios.
Full details of the 2020 webinar series and registration here.

Advanced Health Privacy Officer training
November 3,2020

For Privacy Officers within healthcare organizations - now totally online

This course focuses on taking theory into practice and we do real life scenarios to build your Privacy Officer skills.
Full details and registration here.

Free healthcare privacy webinar - ask me anything!
the first Wednesday of every month

Free webinars - advance registration needed

Whether you're an experienced privacy officer or new in the field, pick Kate’s brain for free for an hour, in this live webinar. No charge, but you’ll need to register in advance.

Team Privacy Training Events
October 22, 23, 26, 29, November 11, 12, 13, December 4

For Primary Care clinics, Hospitals, Community Agencies and Children’s Aid

Kate trains health professionals from many more health care organizations how being privacy-respectful can improve therapeutic relationships. More details...

Free Part X CYFSA privacy webinar - ask me anything!
the second Wednesday of every month

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Whether you're an experienced privacy designate or new in the field, pick Kate’s brain for free for an hour, in this live webinar. No charge, but you’ll need to register in advance.

Part X CYFSA Privacy Designate training
November 10 and 17

For Privacy Designates in the child welfare sector including children's aid societies and indigenous children's well-being centres

This course focuses on how to implement Part X of the Child Youth and Family Services Act in your organization.
Full details and registration here.

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