Security and Privacy Issues with Health Care Information Technology

  title={Security and Privacy Issues with Health Care Information Technology},
  author={M. Meingast and T. Roosta and S. Sastry},
  journal={2006 International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society},
  • M. Meingast, T. Roosta, S. Sastry
  • Published 2006
  • Medicine, Computer Science
  • 2006 International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society
  • The face of health care is changing as new technologies are being incorporated into the existing infrastructure. Electronic patient records and sensor networks for in-home patient monitoring are at the current forefront of new technologies. Paper-based patient records are being put in electronic format enabling patients to access their records via the Internet. Remote patient monitoring is becoming more feasible as specialized sensors can be placed inside homes. The combination of these… CONTINUE READING
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