To protect personal privacy all records showing medical information about identifiable individuals, and all records containing sensitive personal information about patients, staff or students are restricted for 100 years from closure of the record.
(Exceptions are records such as death/mortuary records which contain no sensitive personal information about anyone apart from the deceased patient. The recommended restriction for these is 20 years from the closure of the record).
Individual patient records will not be listed by name in any public finding aids during the restriction period. Neither the lists or files (nor any information from them) will be made available to researchers during the restriction period without the written permission of Counties Manukau District Health Board.
The Director, Tiaho Mai, Middlemore Hospital, Private Bag 93311, Otahuhu, Auckland 1640. Phone (09) 270 4742
Restriction expires end of:
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Once you have been granted access, bring the original letter with you when you place your order for the records.