Privacy Training

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Free privacy training is available for community-based physicians and their teams. Enrol your medical clinic to receive comprehensive training tailored to physician, privacy officer and staff roles.
The Fundamental Privacy Training has been accredited by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada for CME and The College of Family Physicians of Canada for Mainpro+.

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Online courses from Learn@AMA

Interactive privacy training is available through an online platform called Learn@AMA. This on-demand training allows physicians and clinic staff to learn at their own pace, discuss topics of interest with their peers, access helpful resources and tools, and obtain certification upon competition of courses. 

Privacy and Security Courses

Fundamental Privacy Training

This training is an introduction to privacy and security within community-based medical clinics and covers foundational topics for anyone handling health information. The program has three unique curricula tailored to roles within a clinic: custodian, privacy officer and staff.

See available role-based curricula below or download Fundamental Privacy Training Learning Objectives.

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For Custodians

For Privacy Officers

For Staff

Advanced Privacy Training

This advanced training is for custodians and privacy officers who work within community-based medical clinics and Primary Care Networks. These curricula provide in-depth knowledge about privacy breaches, risks and mitigation strategies, responding to privacy questions from patients, developing privacy impact assessments, and much more.

*Prerequisites: Fundamental Privacy Training

See available curricula below or download Advanced Privacy Training Learning Objectives.


Privacy Officers

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