Perspectives on Health Data De-identification
What is the Current State of the De-identification Industry?
What is the current state of de-identification? Many organizations are using simplistic data masking for de-identifying their health data assets, but these methods do not go far enough to ensure privacy when dealing with sensitive personal health information. For true analytics, a risk-based approach is the best strategy.
This white paper outlines the limits of Safe Harbor and how to overcome them. It discusses the various methods to properly de-identify health data and what the real benefits are. Data masking is not enough – read this white paper to learn why.
“Without this technology a lot of research we want to do would grind to a halt.”
– Dr. Mark Walker, Scientific Director and Co-director of the BORN Registry