What to Do in the Event of Death

Medical Record
Public Body: Access to the User’s Record Kept by a Public Institution in the Health or Social Services Sector

Family members of a deceased person (father, mother, child or spouse) are entitled to know the cause of death. A blood relative may also access information in the deceased's medical record for the sole purpose of ascertaining whether the deceased had a genetic or hereditary disease or information required to exercise certain rights.

 

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  • traduction anglaise
  • ;#40;#Commission d'accès à l'information;#