NOTICE FOR CURRENT AND FORMER PATIENTS OF NATIONAL ACCESS CANNABIS MEDICAL CLINICS:
On June 25th
2020, National Access Cannabis Medical clinics were acquired by The Clinic Network Canada Inc. National Access Cannabis Medical clinics were formerly owned and operated by National Access Canada Corporation - a subsidiary of Meta Growth Corp.
Under the Government of Canada’s federal privacy legislation known as the “Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act” (PIPEDA), National Access Canada Corporation is fulfilling a duty to inform current and past patients of a change in ownership of National Access Cannabis Medical clinics and custodianship of personal health information. As a part of the transaction, and to ensure continuity of care, it was necessary for National Access Canada Corporation to share personal health information with The Clinic Network Canada Inc. This was done in accordance with applicable provincial privacy regulations in BC, Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba, Ontario, Quebec and Nova Scotia. All sensitive information was protected with appropriate security safeguards.
ABOUT THE CLINIC NETWORK CANADA INC. (TCNC):
TCNC is a private company based in Toronto and one of the largest providers of out-of-hospital pain management services in Canada. The company owns and operates 17 community-based clinics across Canada, where its team of health professionals work together to help patients using a variety of interdisciplinary approaches to treat chronic pain, including medicinal cannabis. As one of the leading suppliers of medical cannabis services in Canada, TCNC has developed an expertise in harm reduction and medicinal cannabis as an alternative to traditional opioids.
WHAT DOES THIS MEAN FOR CONTINUITY OF YOUR MEDICAL CANNABIS CARE?
Going forward, The Clinic Network Canada Inc. will assume overall custodianship and responsibility for the administration, use, storage, and protection of your personal and health information and service your medical cannabis needs through its subsidiaries and affiliate companies. The Clinic Network Canada Inc. is an affiliate and operator of Natural Health Services (NHS).
National Access Cannabis Medical clinics, along with Natural Health Services will facilitate medical cannabis assessments, medical cannabis education and medical document processing in a co-operative manner. Depending upon your location and services that you require, you may be booked for appointments under any
of The Clinic Network’s subsidiaries or affiliate companies in the future.
For now, if you are currently a patient of National Access Cannabis Medical clinics, you will continue to receive medical cannabis care through National Access Cannabis Medical clinics. Should this change, we will communicate this information to you.
HOW CAN I OBTAIN ADDITIONAL INFORMATION ?
For additional information, please visit: theclinicnetwork.ca
, email firstname.lastname@example.org
or call 1-800-411-1126.
Thank you for your continued support of National Access Cannabis Medical clinics. We look forward to offering an expanded range of patient care services in the future, together with Natural Health Services and The Clinic Network Canada Inc.
|The Clinic Network Canada Inc.
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