Common Framework for Networked Personal Health Information: CT6- Security and Systems Requirements

Publication Date: June 2008

Publisher: John and Mary R. Markle Foundation. Connecting for Health

Author(s): Connecting for Health Work Group on Consumer Access Policies for Networked Personal Health Information

Research Area: Health Information Technology

Keywords: Personal Health Record (PHR); Health Information Technology; Consumer Participation

Type: Report

Coverage: United States


Provides a brief outline on basic security protections. Recommends continuous monitoring of industry practices and threats, as well as personnel training and strict policies regarding who can access consumer data, and consequences for security violations.