President Clinton has announced plans to ensure the privacy of patient medical records. This initiative will prove to be extremely expensive, and will pose a number of technology challenges. How can vendors get a piece of the pie? Who will administer the security of such a large infrastructure development and what products will be used? What organization is best positioned to evaluate the products such a project may require?
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Proposes Security of Medical Records Event Summary On Friday, October 29th, President Clinton proposed that national standards be developed to ensure the privacy of patient medical records. Citing instances in which employers have reviewed medical records of prospective employees without notifying the employee, the President said that With the click of a mouse, personal health information can easily, and now legally, be passed around without patients' consent to people who aren't doctors for