A Short Overview of the Security Concept of the German Electronic Health Information Infrastructure
Proceedings of the International Conference on Health Informatics (HealthInf 2011), Roma, Italy, 26-29 January, 2011, pp. 555-558
Posted: 29 Sep 2012
Date Written: 2011
Germany is about to introduce a nation-wide healthcare telematics system, intending to connect existing information systems of all stakeholders. This could result in new threats to highly sensitive medical data. In this paper we shortly describe the security concept itself and point out a few possible problems at reaching the goals of information security.
Keywords: Security analysis, Healthcare telematics, Electronic health card, Information systems security, Healthcare IS security
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