TITLE

Ontario health records proposal would breach privacy, experts say

AUTHOR(S)
Webster, Paul Christopher
PUB. DATE
July 2011
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;7/12/2011, Vol. 183 Issue 10, pE643
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the legal implications of the creation of electronic health records in Ontario. It states that electronic health records could keep and store patient's psychosocial, financial, and legal records and history. However, legal experts say that the proposed electronic database could breach privacy of patients.
ACCESSION #
64617002

 

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