text.skipToContent text.skipToNavigation

Guide to the De-Identification of Personal Health Information von Emam, Khaled El (eBook)

  • Erscheinungsdatum: 22.05.2013
  • Verlag: Taylor and Francis
eBook (PDF)
108,69 €
inkl. gesetzl. MwSt.
Sofort per Download lieferbar

Online verfügbar

Guide to the De-Identification of Personal Health Information

Offering compelling practical and legal reasons why de-identification should be one of the main approaches to protecting patients' privacy, the Guide to the De-Identification of Personal Health Information outlines a proven, risk-based methodology for the de-identification of sensitive health information. It situates and contextualizes this risk-based methodology and provides a general overview of its steps.The book supplies a detailed case for why de-identification is important as well as best practices to help you pin point when it is necessary to apply de-identification in the disclosure of personal health information. It also:Outlines practical methods for de-identificationDescribes how to measure re-identification riskExplains how to reduce the risk of re-identificationIncludes proofs and supporting reference materialFocuses only on transformations proven to work on health information-rather than covering all possible approaches, whether they work in practice or notRated the top systems and software engineering scholar worldwide by The Journal of Systems and Software, Dr. El Emam is one of only a handful of individuals worldwide qualified to de-identify personal health information for secondary use under the HIPAA Privacy Rule Statistical Standard. In this book Dr. El Emam explains how we can make health data more accessible-while protecting patients' privacy and complying with current regulations.


    Format: PDF
    Kopierschutz: AdobeDRM
    Erscheinungsdatum: 22.05.2013
    Sprache: Englisch
    ISBN: 9781466579088
    Verlag: Taylor and Francis
Weiterlesen weniger lesen