HealthcareInfoSecurity.com Week in Review for Friday, Sept. 10, 2010
- Federal regulators are taking initial steps toward creating a governance system to monitor whether all the players that eventually will exchange health information nationally are abiding by the same rules.
- Momentum is building for giving patients easier access to their records by clicking a "blue button" on a secure website.
- Detailed patient consent recommendations that a "tiger team" recently completed are just a starting point toward giving patients far more control over their healthcare information, the co-chair of the team acknowledges.
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