ONC's Donald Rucker: More Work to Do on Health Data Privacy
Marianne Kolbasuk McGee
Despite recently adopted final regulations designed to enhance health IT interoperability, prevent the blocking of patient information sharing among clinicians and ensure patients have secure access to their health information, many health data privacy issues still need to be addressed, says Don Rucker, M.D., national coordinator for health IT at the Department of Health and Human Services.
"As a country, we really haven't sorted out privacy. The Europeans with their