A scheduled update to the NHS COVID-19 app has been blocked because it allows location tracking – something prohibited by Apple and Google, which developed some of the code it uses. The new version of the app used in England and Wales was due to… Read More »Apple, Google block NHS contact tracing app update on privacy grounds
If HIPAA does not apply to Amazon Care, then absent another privacy regulation applying, avoiding exploitation of the data relies on the good faith of the entity operating the service.
The insurer, which also owns Allegheny Health Network, struck a six-year strategic partnership with Google Cloud, which includes building out a new platform to help better manage patient care.
COVID-19 is Bringing Data Privacy into the Spotlight – This is How Healthcare Companies Should Respond
By DAN LINTON Privacy concerns across the country continue to increase, and consumers expect their healthcare information to be private. Headline-making data sales, skepticism of Silicon Valley privacy practices, and COVID-19 contact tracing concerns compounded with a general lack of consumer awareness have continued to generate an… Read More »COVID-19 is Bringing Data Privacy into the Spotlight – This is How Healthcare Companies Should Respond
New research from MHP Health and ComRes looks at what impacts COVID-19 has had on the public’s health data sharing concerns, and asks how the industry can maintain confidence in data usage after the pandemic. In April, at the beginning of the COVID crisis, the… Read More »Brits more comfortable sharing data with pharma since COVID-19 – survey
The value of digital health data is as vast as its volume – but only if it can be unlocked, managed, and ultimately shared for the greater good.