In an exclusive podcast interview, Modern Healthcare reporter Joseph Conn talks with Twila Brase, president of the not-for-profit Citizens' Council on Health Care, a patient-privacy advocacy organization based in St. Paul, Minn. Brase discusses the possible links between electronic health records and a national electronic surveillance system.
To view Joseph Conn's entire package on terrorist surveillance and electronic medical records, read "
EMRs could be fair game in war on terror," "A controversial lawyer, HIPAA and the privacy debate," "The tortuous path of the HIPAA privacy provision," "Potential exists for snooping in EHRs, experts say," "Government sets sights on health IT for surveillance."
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