Manitoba’s new ombudsman; 2014 ombudsman annual reports; Nine new investigation reports added to website in June 2015; Coming soon – our new Privacy Impact Assessment tool.
2015-1 – 2015-04-15
Guidelines for administrative tribunals: publishing decisions online; Video surveillance guidelines; Guidance for the use of body-worn cameras; New investigation reports; Talking about our work; All Charities Award!
2014-4 – 2014-12-15
Season’s greetings; special edition of OmbudsNews and new Municipal Issues Series; Fall 2014 events; 2015 privacy calendars; Changing times – changing tools.
2014 Special Municipal Edition – 2014-11-21
Editorial; Giving reasons for your decisions; Balancing openness and transparency with safeguarding individual privacy; New municipal issues series.
2014 Manitoba Connections Conference; FAQs about the conference; a healthy dose of privacy; new investigation reports posted online; privacy-wise stickers still available.
2014-2 – 2014-06-24
Be Privacy-Wise:Stickers to Promote e-Privacy;Is viewing your own information wrong?; 2014 Manitoba Connections Conference; FIPPA tips for applicants; Ombudsman 2013 annual reports; FCO Corrections Course;New investigation reports on web.
2014-1 – 2014-04-01
FIPPA and contracts between public bodies and private businesses, 2014 conference announced, All Charities Award, Ombudsman website turns ONE, Online PHIA toolkit launched.
2013-4 – 2013-12-18
2014 privacy calendars; Reasons for decisions; Municipal investigation reports added to website; Report on alleged partisan action by civil servant; PHIA amendments; Holiday message.
2013-3 – 2013-10-21
Know your health information rights; Email and FIPPA; Our mission, goals and values; Staff photo.
2013-2 – 2013-06-24
Read all about it! Manitoba Ombudsman releases 2012 annual reports; PHIA Day at Southern Health; Additional FIPPA and PHIA investigation reports on web; Meet your Access and Privacy Coordinator.
2013-1 – 2013-03-26
New website and Facebook page; Access and privacy conferences update; 10 things to know about The Public Interest Disclosure (Whistleblower Protection) Act; Make every month “fraud prevention month”.
2012-4 – 2012-12-19
Achieving Fairness Guide released; Data Privacy Day, January 28, 2013; Guard your card; Bill 4, The Personal Health Information Amendment Act – proposed changes for offences; An update about eChart Manitoba.
2012-3 – 2012-10-31
FIPPA access guide released; Right to Know Week 2012; Ombudsman Act amendment; Mark your calendars – Manitoba Ombudsman to host two access and privacy conferences in Winnipeg in May 2013.
2012-2 – 2012-06-27
Manitoba Ombudsman releases 2011 annual reports; Making a decision to disregard FIPPA access requests; Winnipeg Police Service FIPPA Access Practices Assessment Audit Report; Communication and complaints.
2012-1 – 2012-04-24
Canadian Survey on Privacy, Health Information, and Patient Confidence; Giving reasons for decisions; City of Winnipeg FIPPA audit report released; Law Day 2012.
2011-4 – 2011-12-20
Hot off the press (new brochure series); Alberta privacy breach underscores the value of seeing who has viewed your records in the provincial electronic health record system; Volunteers wanted – FIPPA access practices check-up.
2011-3 – 2011-11-02
Investigation reports on Access and Privacy website; Right to Know week recap; International conference of information commissioners; eChart Manitoba update; Manitoba hosts public interest disclosure meeting.
2011-2 – 2011-06-21
Access and privacy – 2011 systemic investigations and audits; 2012 annual report released; Update on eChart Manitoba; Introduction to FIPPA for local public bodies.
2011-1 – 2011-02-17
Amendments to the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act; What’s new in privacy?; New publications; Protecting personal information on mobile devices.
2010-4 – 2010-12-10
eChart Manitoba and your privacy; Right to Know – Grace-Pepin Access to Information Award; Province and six cities proclaim Right to Know; Brandon Friendship Centre visit.
2010-3 – 2010-09-23
Right to Know 2010; Access and privacy – systemic investigations and audits; Interns at Manitoba Ombudsman; National meetings.
2010-2 – 2010-06-10
Amendments to The Personal Health Information Act; When can you control the sharing of your personal health information?; Report on Manitoba’s Employment and Income Assistance Program; 2009 annual report released.
2010-1 – 2010-04-07
Manitoba Ombudsman is celebrating its 40th anniversary!; An Ombudsman for Manitoba; Ombudsmen in quotes; Five questions for Irene Hamilton.
Fall 2009 – 2009-11-18
UN Convention of the Rights of the Child turns 20; Right to Know requires vigilance; Appreciative inquiry; Introducing ‘in our view’.
Manitoba ombudsman hosts a correctional investigators conference; Prairie Health Information Privacy Day and workshops; New, up-to-date inquest reporting procedure; Sharing with municipalities around Manitoba.
Summer 2008 – 2008-09-10
Mark your dates for Right to Know; Child welfare – reporting on the progress of implementing recommendations for improvement; Bringing public scrutiny; More students and teachers join the herd.
Spring 2008 – 2008-06-16
Law Day 2008; Report on Licencing and Enforcement Practices of Manitoba Water Stewardship; Assistance for safer faxing and emailing practices; Problem solving.
Winter 2007 – 2007-12-21
A strong Right to Know Week in Manitoba; Partnering with Manitoba Health to help health professionals with PHIA; Community outreach; Partners with the Forum of Canadian Ombudsman.
Fall 2007 – 2007-09-26
John Reid to celebrate Right to Know week in Manitoba; Ombudsman supports taxpayers’ right to be heard; Community outreach; Privacy commissioners and ombudsmen call for changes to no-fly list program.
Summer 2007 – 2007-07-04
Whistleblower protection act creates new processes, new responsibilities; Welcoming national and international ombudsmen to Winnipeg; Assistance on reporting a privacy breach; Manitoba Ombudsman makes the grade.
Spring 2007 – 2007-04-11
Manitoba Ombudsman goes to school; 2006 annual report; Youth Rights pamphlets; Introducing our Intake Service team.
Winter 2006 – 2006-12-22
Introducing our newsletter; Brown bag talks on access and privacy topics; Ombudsman and the child welfare review; Reaching out to Aboriginal communities.