TITLE

Modern Data Security

AUTHOR(S)
Klein III, Robert R.; Nagle, Ray B.; Mount, David W.
PUB. DATE
March 2004
SOURCE
Archives of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine;Mar2004, Vol. 128 Issue 3, p338
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Informs the concerns raised about patient confidentiality due to the transformation of pathology reports from paper to the electronic format. Highlights of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 regarding the security of medical data; Problems of data security in electronic data; Definition of cryptography the enciphering and deciphering of messages in secret code.
ACCESSION #
12547308

 

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