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Publication Date: June 2008
Author(s): Connecting for Health Work Group on Consumer Access Policies for Networked Personal Health Information
Research Area: Health Information Technology
Keywords: Personal Health Record (PHR); Health Information Technology; Consumer Participation
Coverage: United States
Provides a brief outline on basic security protections. Recommends continuous monitoring of industry practices and threats, as well as personnel training and strict policies regarding who can access consumer data, and consequences for security violations.