TITLE

Privacy concerns raised over "secondary use" of health records

AUTHOR(S)
Silversides, Ann
PUB. DATE
December 2009
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;12/8/2009, Vol. 181 Issue 12, pE287
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the move of health institutions in Canada to become more aware of privacy issues. It states that the increasing cases in secondary use of health care data has alarmed the institutions. According to Tom Brogan, president of Brogan Inc., combining the data is unbelievable because there are a lot of ways wherein information are entered.
ACCESSION #
47036599

 

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