You will become familiar with health law (especially as it pertains to health
information) and the issues associated with the privacy, confidentiality and
security of health information. You will identify appropriate ethical conduct
in pursuing your professional role and gain an overview of legislation
relating to health care and health information. You will be able to design
policies related to confidentiality, privacy, security and participate in risk
This course uses an asynchronous tool, allowing online access to course material at a time that is convenient to the student.
Saskatchewan Polytechnic serves 27,000 distinct students through applied learning opportunities at campuses in Moose Jaw, Prince Albert, Regina and Saskatoon, and through extensive distance education opportunities. Programs serve every economic and public service sector. As a polytechnic, the organization provides the depth of learning appropriate to employer and student need, including certificate, diploma and degree programs, and apprenticeship training. Saskatchewan Polytechnic engages in applied research, drawing on faculty expertise to support innovation by employers, and providing students the opportunity to develop critical thinking skills.