Securing Your Data From Breaches Will Help Us Improve Healthcare

Fred Nugen, "Securing Your Data Against Breaches Will Help Us Improve Healthcare," chapter in B. Franks, 97 Things About Ethics Everyone in Data Science Should Know, O'Reilly Media, Inc., ISBN: 9781492072669, 2020.


The need for electronic health records to be transferred between institutions is large and growing.  Ensuring smooth and accurate identification of patients is a privacy problem endemic to data storage in all fields.  The field of data science must design and implement best practices in data stewardship, to ensure that security breaches do not under mine data privacy.


Last updated:

March 8, 2021