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This past Friday I was invited by the Patient Privacy Rights (PPR) Foundation to lead a discussion about privacy and EHRs. The discussion, entitled “Fact vs. Fiction: Best Privacy Practices for EHRs in the Cloud,” addressed patient privacy concerns and potential solutions for doctors working with EHRs. While we are all somewhat disturbed by the slow erosion of privacy in all aspects of our dig...
Twenty-two years ago this month, the U.S. Congress enacted the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA). The federal Privacy, Security, and Breach Notification Rules implemented under HIPAA, and administered and enforced by the HHS Office for Civil Rights (OCR), continue to serve as the national foundation of protections for individually identifiable health information, ...
As we noted in previous posts in the Genomics Law Report (now, The Privacy Report), a major dispute over patent rights to CRISPR (for Clustered Regularly Interspaced Short Palindromic Repeats)-Cas9 systems broke out in January 2016 between Feng Zhang and the Harvard–MIT-affiliated Broad Institute on one side and Jennifer Doudna and the University of California–Berkeley […] The post Clash...
Rajiv Leventhal, Managing EditorCongress’ sweeping opioids legislation has created much debate in recent days and weeks, as stakeholders sit on different sides of the table over a key patient privacy element.
Rajiv Leventhal, Managing EditorAs leading healthcare stakeholder groups remain on different sides of the fence regarding patient privacy laws in a sweeping opioids legislation, it’s looking like privacy advocates will win the battle.
Without timely intervention, privacy curtains in hospitals can become breeding grounds for resistant bacteria, posing a threat to patient safety, according to new research.
DALLAS, June 6, 2018/PRNewswire/ -- On Monday, June 4, 2018, Dallas-area healthcare providers and business leaders attended "Patient Privacy & HIPAA Compliance Read more...
When a patient has an inherited cancer-associated gene, it is desirable, but not easy, to have other family members tested. Using a commercial lab to circumvent nettlesome privacy regulations may help. Medscape Medical News
The Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Pennsylvania Hospital, Penn Presbyterian Medical Center, and Chester County Hospital were announced among the 2018 class of the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) Foundation's The HRC Foundation is the educational arm of the country's largest lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) civil rights organization.
Nearly six years, I cautioned that the "horse was already out of the barn" regarding privacy of health data (see: On the Privacy of Health Information: The Horse Is Already Out of the Barn).This note also made reference to Ingenix, now renamed Optum, and Milliman that sell patient data. Optum...
The Union ministry of health has released a document entitled 'Charter of Patients Rights' early last month enlisting 17 basic rights of a patient.
Rajasthan based pathologists' association has come out with a set of suggestions including mandatory presence of a pathologist in diagnostic laboratory to improve quality of care and patient safety enshrined in draft of Charters of Patient Rights.
On June 28, 2018, California’s Senate and Assembly unanimously approved the California Consumer Privacy Act of 2018 (CCPA), which will take effect Jan. 1, 2020, and will become the strictest data privacy law in the United States. The CCPA seeks to be far-reaching, both in terms of the companies affected and the content to be […] The post The Strictest Data Privacy Law in the United States ...
DMA will leverage many OneTrust modules to operationalise their privacy and marketing compliance activities. DMA will use OneTrust for assessment automation, including privacy impact assessments Read more...
Kevin reported about Privacy for phone calls, privacy for medical consultations. Fascinating.
(Elsevier) Without timely intervention, privacy curtains in hospitals can become breeding grounds for resistant bacteria, posing a threat to patient safety, according to new research published in the American Journal of Infection Control (AJIC), the journal of the Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology (APIC).
Jennifer Lubell at Modern Healthcare Online recently posted her nice article on AHIMA’s new privacy and security certification. She writes: In April, the American Health Information Management Association will offer a new certification aimed at credentialing the healthcare privacy and security industry. AHIMA essentially combined its Certified in Healthcare Privacy and Certified in Healthca...
Inmate advocates said the proposed policy would have violated the privacy rights of female visitors.
(University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine) The Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Pennsylvania Hospital, Penn Presbyterian Medical Center, and Chester County Hospital were announced among the 2018 class of the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) Foundation's 'Leaders in LGBT Healthcare Equality Index 2018.' The HRC Foundation is the educational arm of the country's largest lesbian, gay, bise...
TUESDAY, Oct. 9, 2018 -- Privacy curtains in hospital rooms can collect dangerous antibiotic-resistant bacteria, researchers report. In a new study, investigators assessed the rate of bacterial contamination on 10 freshly laundered privacy curtains...
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Resources will allow for expansion of services to cancer patients SOURCE: Albertsons Companies DESCRIPTION:Originally published on EurekaAlert The National Foundation for Cancer Research (NFCR) is one of 13 local and regional organizations to be the recipient of a grant by Safeway Foundation supporting cancer research and treatment efforts. The $35,000 award will be directed toward the expansion o...
The EU did something smart in overhauling its data privacy rules. The U.S. should follow.
STAT | In a letter sent this week, Reps. Dave Loebsack of Iowa and Frank Pallone Jr. of New Jersey peppered 23andMe, AncestryDNA, Family Tree DNA, and National Geographic Geno with questions about their security systems and customer privacy. The Democratic lawmakers are hoping to work with the companies to identify and resolve any privacy and security issues.
NAPLES, Florida, Aug. 7, 2018 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Pro Music Rights today is the third-largest U.S. Performing Rights Organization, representing the intellectual property rights Read more...