The Office of the Privacy Commissioner for Personal Data and the New Territories West Cluster of Hospital Authority co-organised an in-house webinar on Personal Data (Privacy) Ordinance (PDPO) on 1 December. During the webinar, the Privacy Commissioner for Personal Data (Privacy Commissioner), Ms Ada CHUNG Lai-ling, and Acting Personal Data Officer, Ms Ruby Lam, elaborated on ways and means to comply with the requirements of the PDPO to over 200 participants from the management, medical and healthcare and support staff of Tuen Mun Hospital, Castle Peak Hospital, Pok Oi Hospital and Tin Shui Wai Hospital. The speakers also provided concrete examples and practical advice to the audience. The Privacy Commissioner highlighted the importance of data security and stressed that patients’ personal data privacy should be properly protected.
The Privacy Commissioner Ms Ada CHUNG Lai-ling, elaborated on the requirements of the PDPO to staff members of the New Territories West Cluster of Hospital Authority.