TITLE

NHS staff compromising security of patient data, according to report

PUB. DATE
October 2015
SOURCE
British Journal of Healthcare Computing;10/9/2015, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that according to a study conducted by a team at Imperial College, Great Britain's National Health Service staff is compromising security of patient data. The study found that doctors habitually sharing details of patients via their smartphones with colleagues. Medics say they are doing this to get second opinions and diagnostic help from peers.
ACCESSION #
110340906

 

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