PDPC update on Anonymisation and Healthcare

05 Jun 2017 IPMT Update

The Personal Data Protection Commission has recently updated the following guidelines:

  1. Advisory Guidelines for the Healthcare Sector; and

  2. Advisory Guidelines on Selected Topics – the changes made were solely in section 3, the chapter on anonymisation.

This update sets out a brief summary of the updates and changes to the aforesaid guidelines.

If you have any queries or would like to know more about how these changes may impact you, please contact:

LAM Chung Nian
Head – Intellectual Property, Technology and Media,
Telecommunications and Data Protection Practices
d +65 6416 8271
e chungnian.lam@wongpartnership.com
Click here to see Chung Nian’s CV.