Inter-organizational future proof EHR systems A review of the security and privacy related issues

Key Questions: What are the issues related to privacy and security? How can you ensure secure health information exchange across organizations?

The objective of this review is the identification and analysis of privacy and security related issues that occur when health information is exchanged between healthcare organizations.

Contact Person/Organization: 

International journal of medical informatics

Helma van der Lindena, Dipak Kalrab, Arie Hasmanc , Jan Talmon

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Publication Date: 
2008
  • Introduction
  • Methods
  • Definitions
  • Results
    • Issues arising from the scenario
    • Discussions of the issues
    • Authorized access
    • Confidentiality
    • Patient consent
    • Relevancy
    • Ownership of information
    • Infrastructure
    • Audit
    • Archiving
    • Functionality and implementation of the central service
    • An lvEHR repository
    • Index service
  • Discussion
  • Conclusion