How HIPAA Supports Public Health through the Sharing of Electronic Health Information

Electronic health records provide structured clinical data that help public health workers track, mitigate, and eliminate disease. They also offer us the opportunity to improve health across the country and address public health crises such as Zika, Ebola, lead poisoning, and natural disasters. Many Americans have not taken full advantage of electronic health record data, […]

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