Publication Date: June 2008
Publisher: John and Mary R. Markle Foundation
Author(s): Connecting for Health
Research Area: Health; Media, telecommunications, and information
Keywords: Health Information Technology; Personal Health Records; Consumer survey
Coverage: United States
A national survey to explore consumer perceptions about personal health records, and to measure perceptions of the importance of privacy practices in consumers’ decision to adopt such services. The results documented firm attitudes in a majority of adults surveyed regarding privacy practices in the unfolding world of online PHR services.