Wednesday, February 12, 2014
Security and Privacy for Telehealth, Invoking the FTC
Center for Democracy and Technology have published a thought provoking article, "For Telehealth To Succeed, Privacy And Security Risks Must Be Identified And Addressed" in the journal of Health Affairs. They argue for the Federal Trade Commission to ensure health data privacy is protected on medical devices and apps. The authors have considerable experience and success in explaining such nuanced arguments with federal policy makers and legislators.