• MSF Recruiting Telemedicine Liaison – Medical Team Manager

    Doctors without borders is an organization I believe in, they have an opening for a  Medical Liaison – Medical team manager. POSITION OBJECTIVE: The Medical Liaison – Medical Team Manager establishes a referent point for the work that requires the support, input and the direction of a doctor; who would hold significant and recognized medical and […]

  • When Apps Claim HIPAA Compliance

    Do health applications advertised as “HIPAA-compliant” offer some legal assurance? Often, the answer is no. HIPAA does not apply to technological applications as such. Rather, it governs personal health information managed by covered entities such as hospitals, physicians, pharmacies, and health insurance companies. Health applications managed by covered entities are subject to HIPAA rules. Consumer […]

  • Digital Hospital of the Future

    Dr. Hassan spoke at the digital conference of the future: The state of health care data protection Mobile health services and applications affected patient privacy Steps needed to protect your business’ data from cyber threats? About Digital Hospital of the Future, Canada 2016 Digital Hospital of the Future, Canada 2016 brings to the forefront future […]

  • How to withdraw and control my private health information in Ontario?

    Consent Management in Ontario Depending on the type of personal health information (PHI) involved, Ontarians can withdraw consent to the use and disclosure of their PHI by various health information networks. Calling Service Ontario allows you to: Block access to all personal health information used in Ontario labs. Calling Service Ontario – Ministry of Health Info-line, you […]