ONC Leader: Privacy, Security Remain Top Priorities

Although the Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT is phasing out its chief privacy officer position, a focus on data security and privacy will continue to be interwoven into all the work the office does, especially its efforts around electronic health record interoperability, the head of the office pledged this week.

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Google’s DeepMind Health independent review panel shares first annual report, raises concerns with data privacy and security

Overhauling the technological capabilities of the UKs National Health Service is no easy feat. For Google DeepMind Health which has positioned itself to handle much of the heavy lifting an internal review panel has found plenty of room for improvement both on the companys end as well as the clinicians who practice within the system.

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Could European Data Protection Regulation Give FHIR a Boost?

The European Unions General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) has its own web site with a clock in the corner ticking down the hours, minutes and seconds until it goes into effect. You probably dont have any operations in Europe. And perhaps most importantly, these changes could also impact the international adoption of interoperability standards such

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