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Health System Transformation and the Role of Health Information Law

This article, written by Jane Hyatt Thorpe for Public Health Reports, explains the legal aspects of health information and why they are critical for successful health system transformation.  In particular, this article looks at the legal and policy issues surrounding the electronic exchange of patient health information, and ways to support health system transformation through new health care delivery models and updates to privacy and security measures. 

Click here to access the article as a PDF. [Updated April 18, 2016]

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