Tiger Team Seeks Comment on HIE Security

The Privacy and Security Tiger Team federal advisory workgroup is seeking public comment as it develops a privacy and security framework for health information exchange.

The workgroup has released a summary document of principles and its current recommendations, and seeks comment on remaining gaps to be addressed.

The principles cover individual access to electronic health information, procedures for correcting erroneous information, transparency, individual choice to exchange data, safeguards, data quality and integrity, and limitations on collection, use, and disclosure of information.

More details, the summary document and a box for submitting comments are available here.

--Joseph Goedert


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