Electronic Health Records and Medical Big Data : Law and Policy Hardback
Part of the Cambridge Bioethics and Law series
This book helps readers gain an in-depth understanding of electronic health record (EHR) systems, medical big data, and the regulations that govern them.
It analyzes both the shortcomings and benefits of EHR systems, exploring the law's response to the creation of these systems, highlighting gaps in the current legal framework, and developing detailed recommendations for regulatory, policy, and technological improvements.
Electronic Health Records and Medical Big Data addresses not only privacy and security concerns but also other important challenges, such as those related to data quality and data analysis.
In addition, the author formulates a large body of recommendations to improve the technology's safety, security, and efficacy for both clinical and secondary (such as research) uses of medical data.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 222 pages, 1 Halftones, black and white; 1 Line drawings, black and white
- Publisher: Cambridge University Press
- Publication Date: 07/12/2016
- Category: Confidential information law
- ISBN: 9781107166547