Douglas College > Programs & Courses > Continuing Education > Health Professional Development > Courses > Release of information (HDCR 550)
Release of Information provides guidance to people involved with the disclosure of confidential patient information to ensure that health information continues to be safeguarded and is only disclosed to authorized requestors in accordance with BC legislation and local health care/organizational policies and procedures.
By the end of the course, students will
All course materials are available online via Blackboard
Interactive online program delivered using Blackboard.
Due to the nature of an online delivery, the student will be expected be proficient in computer skills including email, adding attachments, navigating the internet etc. Resources for getting started with Blackboard are available online to help get the student comfortable in the Blackboard environment.
Minimum grade to pass is B- (70%).
A Continuing Education course certificate is issued on successful completion.
Two (2) months (45 hours) from course start date
Registration and course start
Registration is easy; simply complete the CE-HS Registration Form and submit it to: firstname.lastname@example.org, with proof of completion of the pre-requisite requirements. Payment of the tuition fee must accompany registration.
Instructions on how to access your course materials will be emailed to you by the Program Assistant within five (5) business days prior to your chosen course start date.