BC Advantage - 2017 Issue 5
The Internet of Things and Medical Records Archiving
When the question is asked "Should we archive our medical data records?" one could simply say "Of course you should. After all, it is your data." Then stand by and expect providers and hospitals to line up for medical records archiving services. However, let's not be too hasty.True, there are many benefits from archiving medical records. Static records are needed for long term reference. Patient active records are needed in ongoing patient services, but in either case, there is some risk.Risks must be evaluated and this is especially true when new technology is being considered...
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