Institute: ONC | Component: 2 | Unit: 9 | Lecture: b | Slide: 18
Institute:Office of National Coordinator (ONC) Workforce Training Curriculum
Component:The Culture of Health Care
Unit:Privacy, Confidentiality, and Security
Lecture:Tools for protecting privacy and confidentiality
Slide content:A Need for Ongoing Research One of the four HITECH Strategic Healthcare IT Advanced Research Projects (SHARP) projects was focused on security: Resources provided by ONC on many aspects of privacy and security Security risk assessments, mobile devices, to name a few NIST Many other initiatives 18
Slide notes:The HITECH program funded four Strategic Healthcare IT Advanced Research Projects (SHARP). One of these projects, called SHARPS (sharp- ess ), focused on security issues in four environments: electronic health records (EHRs), health information exchanges (HIEs), personal health records (PHRs), and telemedicine. The information developed from this effort is available at ONC provides many resources that have been developed for providers. They are available at We have discussed NIST and its role in ongoing research. There are many other public and private organizations and government efforts that focus on privacy and security across the country. 18