A Policy Framework for Public Health uses of Electronic Health Data

Project Title A Policy Framework for Public Health uses of Electronic Health Data
Date
Thursday, January 19, 2012
Location
Description

This article describes how the FDA's Mini-Sentinel pilot is being conducted in compliance with applicable federal and state laws. The article also sets forth the attributes of Mini-Sentinel that enhance privacy and public trust. The authors conclude by discussing the implications of this model for other types of secondary health data uses.

Corresponding Author

D. McGraw, Center for Democracy & Technology (CDT), 1634 I Street, NW, #1100, Washington, DC 20006, USA. E-mail: deven@cdt.org

Authors

Deven McGraw JD, LLM; Kristen B. Rosati JD; Barbara Evans PhD, JD