A Legal Framework for Security in European Health Care Telematics / Edition 1

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781586030490
  • Publisher: I O S Press, Incorporated
  • Publication date: 4/28/2000
  • Series: Studies in Health Technology and Informa
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 192
  • Product dimensions: 6.40 (w) x 9.60 (h) x 0.70 (d)

Table of Contents

Executive Summary 1
The Editors, Key Authors and Experts 24
1 Digital Signatures and Encryption as Key Elements of Security in Health Telematics 27
1.1 General Considerations 27
1.2 Positioning Health Telematics into the Actual Legal Framework 31
1.3 Actual Situation on European Level 38
1.4 Overview of National Legislative Approaches in the EU Member States 62
2 Methodologies Used in the Legal Studies 81
2.1 Data and Information Collection 81
2.2 Transformation into Results 83
3 Liability Reference Model 87
4 Strategic Reference Model 109
5 Specific Issues in Health Care 115
5.1 Case Registries 115
5.2 Biosignals and Images 116
5.3 Medical Research 116
5.4 Medical Networks 117
6 Outlook 119
7 Materials 121
7.1 GHAP Conference Recommendations (2000) 121
7.2 The Einbeck Recommendations on Legal Aspects of Telemedicine (1999) 124
7.3 SIREN Workshops 1998/1996 129
7.4 Register of Relevant Documents and Websites 156
7.5 Extractions from Relevant Documents 160
7.6 Relevant Bodies and Institutions 168
7.7 Literature and Material for Further Studies 181
Index of Subjects and Names 189
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