Distinguishing Privacy, Confidentiality, and Security
September 28, 2015
Methods and tools
Confidentiality, privacy and security are all important topics to pay attention to when implementing an EHR-based surveillance program. This resource describes these terms’ legal and ethical meanings and how one impacts the other.
The Public Health Informatics Institute. "Distinguishing Privacy, Confidentiality, and Security." https://www.phii.org/resources/view/9256/distinguishing-privacy-confidentiality-and-security (accessed 07/11/2019).