Issue No. 04 - Oct.-Dec. (2016 vol. 15)
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MPRV.2016.61
Kelly Caine , Clemson University
There are numerous privacy challenges specific to healthcare, ranging from patient expectations for confidentiality to sensors designed to collect health-related data that falls outside the bounds of traditional medical practice. All of these challenges make healthcare a unique environment when it comes to privacy. Learn what ubicomp researchers and practitioners can do to improve the state of privacy in a ubiquitous healthcare environment.
Security, Privacy, Medical services, Internet of things, Data analysis, Patient monitoring, Ubiquitous computing
K. Caine, "Privacy Is Healthy," in IEEE Pervasive Computing, vol. 15, no. 4, pp. 14-19, 2016.