Access to information

How to access your health information

St. Michael’s holds personal health information about patients and research participants. This information may include your health history and records of visit to the hospital. The collection, use, disclosure and management of personal health information are governed by Ontario’s Personal Health Information Protection Act (PHIPA). St. Michael’s is committed to ensuring the privacy of patient information. We take all necessary steps to comply with PHIPA and to safeguard your information.

To request access to your personal health records, please complete the PHIPA access to personal health information form and send it to our Health Records Department. You may contact our health records office at 416-864-5213 for assistance. You will be advised of any fees required to process your request.