Information Management Governance Policy

Applicable to: This policy is applicable to the WA health system as defined in this Policy.

Description: The purpose of the Information Management Governance Policy is to provide a contemporary approach to the management of information held within the WA health system by outlining the minimum Information Management Governance standards for WA health system entities.

This Policy is a mandatory requirement for Health Service Providers under the Information Management Policy Framework pursuant to section 26(2)(k) of the Health Services Act 2016.

This Policy is a mandatory requirement for the Department of Health pursuant to section 29 of the Public Sector Management Act 1994.

This Policy supersedes MP 0011/16 Data Stewardship and Custodianship Policy.


Date of effect: 25 July 2022

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