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Workers Compensation Regulation 2010
Repealed version for 30 June 2016 to 31 August 2016 (accessed 25 September 2017 at 10:46)
Part 19 Clause 178
178   Disclosure of information for complaint about health practitioners: sec 243 (2) (d) of the 1998 Act
(1)  The Authority may disclose any information obtained in connection with the administration or execution of the workers compensation legislation concerning a health practitioner or any person to whom a health service has been provided by a health practitioner if the disclosure is made to the Commission or to a professional council or registration authority under the Health Practitioner Regulation National Law.
(2)  Disclosure under this clause is allowed only for the purpose of:
(a)  the making of a complaint by the Authority about the health practitioner under the Health Practitioner Regulation National Law or the Health Care Complaints Act 1993, or
(b)  assisting with any subsequent investigation, hearing or other action under the Health Practitioner Regulation National Law or the Health Care Complaints Act 1993 in connection with the complaint.
(3)  In this clause:
Authority includes the Nominal Insurer.
Commission, health practitioner, health service and registration authority have the same meanings as in the Health Care Complaints Act 1993.
the workers compensation legislation means the 1998 Act, the 1987 Act and the former 1926 Act.