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Electronic Healthcare Information Security

By Charles A. Shoniregun , Kudakwashe Dube , Fredrick Mtenzi

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The rise of various demands in healthcare is driving innovation in healthcare information management. This book is the first comprehensive exploration into the challenges of e-healthcare information and security policy technologies.

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  • ISBN13: 978-0-3878-4817-4
  • 216 Pages
  • User Level: Professionals
  • Publication Date: November 3, 2010
  • Available eBook Formats: PDF
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The ever-increasing healthcare expenditure and pressing demand for improved quality and efficiency of patient care services are driving innovation in healthcare information management. The domain of healthcare has become a challenging testing ground for information security due to the complex nature of healthcare information and individual privacy.Electronic Healthcare Information Security explores the challenges of e-healthcare information and security policy technologies. It evaluates the effectiveness of security and privacy implementation systems for anonymization methods and techniques. The first comprehensive book dedicated to electronic healthcare information security also introduces new standards.Designed for practitioners and researchers in the healthcare sectors, this book is also suitable for advanced-level students in computer science and medicine, as a secondary textbook or reference.
Table of Contents

Table of Contents

  1. Preface.
  2. Introduction.
  3. Healthcare Information Security Standards, Legislation and Technologies.
  4. Security, Privacy and Confidentiality for Healthcare Information.
  5. Security, Privacy and Confidentiality in Healthcare Systems.
  6. Security Framework and Model for Healthcare Information Management.
  7. Evaluation of Security Models and Frameworks for in Healthcare Information.
  8. Discussion and Conclusion.
  9. References.
  10. Index.

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