Privacy Training

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Free privacy training is available for community-based physicians and their teams. Enrol your clinic into the new Learn@AMA platform to receive comprehensive training tailored to physician, privacy officer and staff roles. This training has been accredited by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada for CME and by The College of Family Physicians of Canada for Mainpro+ up to a maximum of 3.5 hours.

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In order to sign up for privacy training, your clinic must assign a Clinic Key Contact. This person will be responsible for enrolling any physician or staff member interested in taking the training.

Choose the option below that best describes your role:

Learn@AMA is also open to PCN leadership and staff teams. PCNs must chose a key contact to manage the enrolment of staff into Learn@AMA programs. This role is best suited for an executive director, HR manager, staff education lead or privacy officer.

Privacy and Security Courses

Interactive privacy training is available through a new 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. This training was made possible by a limited time grant provided by Alberta Health. Community-based clinic teams and Primary Care Networks are encouraged to participate while the training is available.

See available curricula below or download Privacy Training Learning Objectives.

Fundamental Privacy Training

This training is an introduction to privacy and security within community-based 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.

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For Custodians

For Privacy Officers

For Staff

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