Privacy and confidentiality are of paramount importance to Empower Living.
Empower Living recognises the importance of protecting the personal information of individuals. Clients’ right to privacy and confidentiality is recognised, respected and protected in all aspects of their contact with Empower Living. All clients have the right to decide who has access to their personal information.
Empower Living will collect, use and disclose information in accordance with relevant territory and Federal privacy legislation.
All staff are responsible for upholding Empower Living’s privacy and confidentiality responsibilities. Empower Living will operate at all times in accordance with the requirements of territory and federal legislation.
Empower Living will only collect information necessary for safe and effective service delivery. It will only use information collected for the purpose it was collected, and secure it appropriately.
Information related to clients will not be released to other individuals or services without informed consent from the client or their representative, unless required by law.