TITLE

Experts Are Divided On Telemedicine Privacy Hazards

AUTHOR(S)
Reich-Hale, David
PUB. DATE
November 1998
SOURCE
National Underwriter / Life & Health Financial Services;11/9/98, Vol. 102 Issue 45, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the dissension among health care industry experts on the effects of telemedicine on privacy concerns in the United States. Different forms of telemedicine; Concerns over misuse of electronic mail and exposure of patients' medical records.
ACCESSION #
1305881

 

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