About Us

Box Hill Public Dentistry is a service of Whitehorse Community Health Service Ltd

Whitehorse Community Health Service Ltd is a not-for-profit organisation that provides a large range of health services to the local area.


We offer both individual services and group programs for people of all ages including allied health, children’s and family health, counselling and oral health services, chronic disease management, diabetes services and social support and prevention programs.


We deliver effective, efficient and innovative health programs and partnerships and services that make a difference to those at risk and the broader community.


This means we:
• Create person and family-centred programs that are tailored to local needs;
• Partner with others in the health and community sector to deliver affordable services close to home;
• Deliver services that consider our clients’ diverse cultural needs and encourage them to feel comfortable coming to our service;
• Equip our community to build skills for healthier, happier lives through prevention and early intervention programs.

Privacy

Box Hill Public Dentistry is owned and operated by Whitehorse Community Health Service Ltd.  Under legislation, Whitehorse Community Health Service Ltd. has a clear responsibility to maintain the privacy of client information. This includes verbal and written information.  Below describes how we ensure your information remains private.


Whitehorse Community Health Service Ltd. has a privacy policy and procedure that is based on the following legislation:

Freedom of Information Act 1982 (State)

Health Records Act 2000 (State)

Information Privacy Act 2000 (State)

Privacy Act 1988 (Federal)

All clients of Whitehorse Community Health Service Ltd. have the right to receive a copy of the policy and procedure that describes in more detail the management of personal/health information, the purposes for which health information is used, and how Whitehorse Community Health Service Ltd. collects, holds and discloses information. 

The Whitehorse Community Health Service Privacy Policy

Whitehorse Community Health Service Ltd. seeks to uphold the highest standards of client privacy by: • Protecting your rights to privacy, both within and outside the service • Acknowledging that information recorded in your record is owned by you • Providing access to the information Whitehorse Community Health Service Ltd. holds about you.