Public Hearing on the Health Privacy Code and Other Related Protocols
In support to the operations of the Republic Act 10173 also known as the Data Privacy Act (DPA) of 2012 and its implementing rules and regulations, the National eHealth Governance Committee through the National Health Data Privacy Experts Group (NHDPEG) developed the Health Privacy Code Implementing the Joint Administrative Order No. 2016-0002 and its accompanying implementing tools (i.e., Privacy Impact Assessment Tool, Privacy Training Manual). Collectively, this document aims to ensure that the Health Sector particularly the Department of Health and all its sub-units comply with the requirements of the DPA in ensuring data protection and security in processing patient information.
Batch 1 - National Capital Region (NCR) on August 10, 2017 in a Hotel in Quezon City
Batch 2 - Luzon on August 24, 2017 in a Hotel in Clarkfield, Angeles City, Pampanga
Batch 3 - Visayas on September 15, 2017 in a Hotel in Bohol
Batch 4 - Mindanao on September 22, 2017 in a Hotel in Cagayan de Oro (Tentative)
The activity aims to gather inputs and discuss issues, concerns and recommendations from various stakeholders on the content and implementation of the aforementioned document.