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Real-Life Resolutions

This page provides solutions to real life challenges faced by researchers at PHSA. If we believe that some of the solutions and guidance we have offered to specific researchers may have wider appeal, we will post them below. Check back for new content.



Personal Health Numbers (PHNs) – To share or not to share?Personal Health Numbers (PHNs) – To share or not to share?We were recently asked by one of PHSA’s Data Stewards to clarify when, if ever, they are allowed to share Personal Health Numbers (PHNs) with research teams working within another Health Authority.–-to-share-or-not-to-share2017-11-02T07:00:00Z
Desperately Seeking SignaturesDesperately Seeking SignaturesWe were recently asked what happens when an individual who signed a research agreement on behalf of a PHSA body leaves their position.

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