State Privacy Laws, HIPAA and Electronic Medical Records
How will the government’s endorsement of the electronic medical record, Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act and a state’s own privacy laws affect the actual adoption of the EMR? A new study from MIT and University of Virginia researchers suggest that it may be a delicate balancing act.
You can download and read a copy of the study
Ars Technica also has a rundown of the findings and the possible repercussions.