Secure Health Information Exchange
The federal government says it will scrutinize healthcare providers and health IT vendors that participate in so-called "information blocking." But what are the top technical challenges and other barriers in ensuring that health information is being appropriately, legally and securely shared with clinicians, patients and potentially industry competitors?
Our panel, including Cris Ewell, CISO at UW Medicine; Mitch Parker, CISO at Indiana University Health System; Sean Murphy, former CISO Premera Blue Cross Blue Shield and current CISO at Boeing Employees Credit Union - will share their suggestions and experiences, including:
- Most secure ways for sharing patient data;
- Pros and cons for utilizing health information exchange organizations, EHRs and patient portals to exchange data
- Other methods of exchange, including direct secure messaging and blockchain