Privacy, security and confidentiality are red hot topics in the healthcare sector. Sensitive personal data has to be kept safe from unauthorised access, misuse, corruption and loss. The law demands this, patients expect this, and the press are quick to publicise data leaks.
Stewart Room, a data protection expert at PricewaterhouseCoopers Legal LLP,identifies and discusses the core legal framework for aforementioned topics in the UK and Europe, looking at how they are regulated and how the law treats breaches. He also outlines what organisations are required to do in practice to protect patient data.
Watch this recording and learn more about:
- Understanding why EU privacy and data protection law requires enhanced security in the health care sector
- Understanding the legal consequences of failing to maintain security and confidentiality
- Being better equipped to build your internal business case for investments in your security and data protection projects.