From Privacy Analytics:
Six Strategies for Privacy Officers to Protect their Organization and Limit Risk when Sharing PHI
Privacy Officers have a huge challenge in front of them. Demand to share data is growing. Demand to protect patient privacy is paramount. How can they balance the need for information and the risk? Sharing data for secondary use is inherently a risk management exercise.
Effectively safeguarding patient privacy while maintaining the quality of the data is achieved through two broad measures: — applying proper encryption and security controls and applying a risk-based de-identification methodology to keep the granularity of the data.
Our recent white paper, What’s the Risk, delves into the six ways that Privacy Officers can limit risk when releasing data for secondary uses. …. Download your copy today.