By Tag "medical privacy"
Hidden in the Fiscal Year 2017 funding bill is money to create a "patient tracking system." This is code for a storing all your records online where the can be accused by a medical professional, medical researchers, government officials, anyone [...]
Tomorrow, the US House will vote on the "21st Century Cures Act" (HR 6). As the title suggests this bill deals with federal funding for medical research. H.R. 6 does contain some good provisions. For example, it streamlines the Food and Drug [...]
Shocking I know..... One of the articles I linked t in yesterday's post on the 21st Century Cures Act refereed the "HIPPA" rule. HIPPA stand for the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act. This law, passed in 1996, made it [...]