Family Violence Information Sharing Scheme (FVISS) and Child Information Sharing Scheme (CISS) requests

Mercy Health’s Victorian hospitals and health services are now prescribed Information Sharing Entities (ISEs) under new Victorian legislation: Family Violence Information Sharing Scheme (FVISS) (Part 5A Family Violence Protection Act 2008) Child Information Sharing Scheme (CISS) (Part 6A of the Child Wellbeing and Safety Act 2005)

Family Violence Information Sharing Scheme (FVISS) and Child Information Sharing Scheme (CISS) Requests

Information sharing requests under the Family Violence Information Sharing Scheme (FVISS) and Child Information Sharing Scheme (CISS) must be completed by an authorised Information Sharing Entity (ISE) and/or Risk Assessment Entity (RAE). The requesting authorised person/agency will need to be verified prior to the release of information under FVISS or CISS.

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To request information from Mercy Health under FVISS or CISS please complete this request form and email your request to:

Mercy Mental Health: MMHFOI@mercy.com.au (includes Werribee Mercy Hospital Psychiatric Unit, Ursula Frayne Centre, Community Care Unit, Prevention and Recovery Care, Saltwater Clinic, Wyndham Clinic)

Werribee Mercy Hospital: foiwmh@mercy.com.au

Mercy Hospital for Women: FreedomofInformationMHW@mercy.com.au (includes Mercy Health O’Connell Family Centre)

Last reviewed August 9, 2021.