e-Health Cloud: Privacy Concerns and Mitigation Strategies

@inproceedings{Abbas2015eHealthCP,
  title={e-Health Cloud: Privacy Concerns and Mitigation Strategies},
  author={Assad Abbas and Samee Ullah Khan},
  booktitle={Medical Data Privacy Handbook},
  year={2015}
}
Cloud based solutions have permeated in the healthcare domain due to a broad range of benefits offered by the cloud computing. Besides the financial advantages to the healthcare organizations, cloud computing also offers large-scale and on-demand storage and processing services to various entities of the cloud based health ecosystem. However, outsourcing the sensitive health information to the third-party cloud providers can result in serious privacy concerns. This chapter highlights the… 

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