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Collection of information

Health information is collected in order to provide appropriate care and treatment, for administration, and for teaching and research purposes.

As part of the Auckland District Health Board we will:

The Health and Disabilities Act 1994, and other legislation, allows some Government Departments to request, and at Auckland District Health Board's discretion, be given specific information without your knowledge or consent.

For further information contact a Privacy Officer for Auckland District Health Board through our Contact Centre on (64 9) 367 0000.

If you don't want this information released, please advise your nurse, key worker, or midwife immediately.

For more detailed information please see the Auckland District Health Board poster Notice to all patients on the collection of information.

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