October 4th 2023.
BORN Ontario is a prescribed perinatal and child registry that is funded by the province’s Ministry of Health. BORN Ontario was the victim of a cybersecurity incident earlier this year and your information may have been impacted. The incident was caused by a vulnerability in the file transfer software BORN Ontario utilized, called MOVEit.
We are among the many Ontario healthcare providers that share personal health information with BORN Ontario related to pregnancy, birth and newborn care – important healthcare encounters that can affect lifelong health. BORN collects data from healthcare providers pursuant to the authority afforded to it in the Personal Health Information Protection Act (PHIPA). BORN Ontario uses this information to identify immediate care gaps affecting individuals, link information to appropriate care providers, perform health system quality assurance, and analyze data for emerging trends.
For specific details about the incident, and to find out if your or someone in your family’s information may have been impacted, please visit the BORN Ontario website www.bornincident.ca
Midwifery provides pregnant people and their families another option for primary maternity care. We are proud to offer a model and philosophy of healthcare that is centred on the individual needs of each client and family we serve. We provide exceptional quality care by taking the time to build a trusting relationship, share important information with you about your pregnancy and newborn, while supporting your individual goals for your journey to parenthood. Midwifery is a personalized healthcare experience like no other. We look forward to providing you and your family exceptional care.
Learn more about the midwifery model of care here: www.ontariomidwives.ca
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