Data Citizenship under the 21st Century Cures Act

New England Journal of Medicine
May 7, 2020 Vol. 382 No. 19
http://www.nejm.org/toc/nejm/medical-journal

 

Perspective
Data Citizenship under the 21st Century Cures Act
Kenneth D. Mandl, M.D., M.P.H., and Isaac S. Kohane, M.D., Ph.D.
A new federal rule facilitates health data exchange and enforces right of access to a computable version of one’s medical record. The essential next steps include addressing cybersecurity, privacy, and insurability risks.