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Policies and Clinical Guidelines

NSW Health has a number of policies and guidelines related to genetic health

These can be accessed directly via a key word search here: NSW Health Policies

Important NEW NSW Health Guideline Released

Information & Privacy Commission Guideline: Use & disclosure of genetic information without consent

This Information Bulletin notifies NSW public health organisations and staff of the publication of the "Use and disclosure of genetic information to a patient's genetic relatives: Guidelines for organisations in NSW" (the Guidelines) by the Information and Privacy Commission NSW and to advise that the Guidelines will take effect when the Health Legislation Amendment Act 2012 is proclaimed on 1 November 2014.

Last updated: Feb 24, 2015