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Confidential Data Management Policy

Date published: 7 September 2023

The Confidential Data Management Policy outlines the processes and controls adopted by the Independent Health and Aged Care Pricing Authority (IHACPA) in managing confidential jurisdictional information.

The Confidential Data Management Policy specifies the limited and prescribed purpose for which IHACPA can collect and analyse confidential jurisdictional information and the controls in place to prevent unauthorised access to confidential jurisdictional information and disclosure to unauthorised parties. This includes the processes and controls for requests, access, handling, use, classification, storage, release and disposal of confidential jurisdictional information.

The Confidential Data Management Policy was previously known as the Management of Confidential Jurisdictional Information Protocol.

The current version of this policy is Version 5.0.

Previous versions of the policy are available in the table below.

Policy version Publication date
Confidential Data Management Policy – Version 4.0 6 June 2023
Management of Confidential Jurisdictional Information Protocol – Version 3.0 22 April 2021
Management of Confidential Jurisdictional Information Protocol – Version 2.4 28 May 2020

For versions published prior to 2020, please contact enquiries.ihacpa@ihacpa.gov.au

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