Information sharing scheme begins – Family Violence

Posted by Sharyn Rognrust, Category: Domestic Violence, eHealth, eHealth & Service Coordination, Family Violence, Health Reform, Policy & Practice, Prevention, Prevention of violence against women, Privacy, Violence Against Women,

New legislation which will allow greater information sharing commenced on  Monday 26th February 2018 to keep women and children safe and hold perpetrators to account for their actions.  The laws allow for authorised workers to share information relating to safety, to be able to keep perpetrators in view and make more informed risk assessment and management.

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