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Security Issues in Electronic Health Record

Author(s): Fiza Abdul Rahim | Zuraini Ismail | Ganthan Narayana Samy

Journal: Open International Journal of Informatics
ISSN 2289-2370

Volume: 1;
Start page: 59;
Date: 2013;
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The availability of health care record in electronic format is an effort by the health care industry to improve the quality and reduce the cost of health care services. It is important to secure the records in health care environment which is referring to electronic health record (EHR). EHR is a computerized health record created by healthcare organization that delivers healthcare services such as hospital. The adoption of EHR, required increasing need for information exchange across multiple organizations, which is often outsourced to be stored at a third party such as cloud providers. This paper presents an analysis on a literature review findings concerning the security issues of EHR to highlight the need of security in health care field.

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