HHS lacking in approach to health info privacy

November 2008
Healthcare Risk Management;Nov2008 Supplement, Vol. 30, p4
The article reports that the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) ensures the health information privacy in the industry. It is said that General Accounting Office (GAO) recommended that HHS should ensure the privacy of personal health information within a health information network. HHS has implemented the privacy approach to protect electronic information.


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