Jennifer De Klerk

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In medicine, data Darwinism becomes playing god

Advertisement<p>0 Comments<p>Credit: Shutterstock / Monkey Business Images<p>A few months ago, Om wrote a great post about society’s move toward a quantified …

Smartphones raise privacy issue in healthcare

Yet nearly 40 per cent of doctors and nurses surveyed did not always obtain consent for their photos. And "non-compliance with written consent …

Insecure? ACA vulnerabilities feared

Early stumbles on the hobbled Obamacare website — password glitches, incomplete testing and fractured development — underscore considerable safety risks and hint at deeper vulnerabilities, data security experts warn.<p>Lawmakers seized on those concerns Tuesday and will most likely do so again …

Ensuring the Security of Electronic Health Records

Confidentiality Matters

Protecting Patient Privacy

The HIPAA Omnibus Rule

HIPAA 101: The Basics of HIPAA Administrative Simplification

What Is HIPAA?

HHS OCR - Your Health Information, Your Rights

Electronic Health Records: Privacy and Security

Epic EHR becomes topic of hospital legal battle in Idaho

October 17, 2013 - What do St. Luke’s Health System, the Federal Trade Commission, and Epic EHR have in common? The answer is a case before the …

Locking down EHRs from medical ID theft

The Office of the Attorney General in California, in collaboration with the American Health Information Management Association, has issued best …

Dropbox in healthcare: A love-hate thing

Torie Jones, former chief privacy officer at University of Pennsylvania Health System, had an ironclad rule in place for her staff: "No PHI in the …

Health Care Technology

Homeland Security has tip for healthcare

Data breaches and cybersecurity threats in healthcare are going to happen. It's virtually unavoidable. What can be avoidable, however, are the messy …

Woodland Trust photography competition 2013 winners – in pictures

A desolated cabin in the woods, a curios owl and a picturesque sunset over Richmond Park feature among the winning images

Funnymen and iPhones: Why the Podcast is Finally Coming Into its Own

<i>“The podcast is as old as two people talking on street corners” – Adam Carolla</i><p>The poor podcast.<p>20 years after people started putting audio conversations on the Internet and nearly a decade since the word “podcast” was invented, and this episodic audio format still doesn’t get much respect compared …

10 signs you're a burned-out ER nurse

Ron Chapple Studios | ThinkStock + Scrubs<p>“Never, ever lie to your ER nurse. Their BS detectors are excellent, and you lose all credibility when you …

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