The Latest on Patient Privacy Rights: Consumers and Electronic Access to Health Data


Christine Bechtel, MA President, Bechtel Health

Learning Objectives:

  • Describe the new HIPAA right of electronic access and understand how an institution can help or hinder these rights.
  • Discuss strategies for helping patients to make meaningful use of there own health data.
  • Demonstrate understanding of why patients want their health data and the impact it has on health status, care planning and care corrdination.