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Public Comments to DISHA 2018 Draft

DISHA 2018 is the proposed law for India applicable to the Privacy and Data Protection related to the Health Care sector in India. The IT industry is in the midst of discussion on GDPR and how it will impact Indian Companies. At … Continue reading

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Regulatory Agencies under DISHA 2018

DISHA 2018 is the proposed law for India applicable to the Privacy and Data Protection related to the Health Care sector in India. At a time there is discussion on GDPR all around the industry and anticipation of the Justice … Continue reading

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Data is a Property owned by the Data subject under DISHA 2018

DISHA 2018 is the proposed law for India applicable to the Privacy and Data Protection related to the Health Care sector in India. At a time there is discussion on GDPR all around the industry and anticipation of the Justice … Continue reading

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Consequences of Health Data Breach under DISHA 2018

DISHA 2018 is the proposed law for India applicable to the Privacy and Data Protection related to the Health Care sector in India. At a time there is discussion on GDPR all around the industry and anticipation of the Justice … Continue reading

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DISHA 2018- Proposed Health Information Security Act in India

DISHA 2018 is the proposed law for India applicable to the Privacy and Data Protection related to the Health Care sector in India. At a time there is discussion on GDPR all around the industry and anticipation of the Justice … Continue reading

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Draft Law now available for Public Comment

Government of India has- Ministry of Health & Family Welfare has released the first completed draft of the proposed “Digital Information Security in Helathcare, Act (DISHA). A copy of the draft is available here: Public comments have been invited upto … Continue reading

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New EHR Guidelines notified

The Ministry of Health and Family Affairs had released a comprehensive version of technical standards for Electronic Health Records first in 2013. Subsequently in March 2016 a revised version had been released for public comments. Now a final version has … Continue reading

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Ownership of data clarified..in EHR Guidelines 2016

In discussions on “Privacy” we often debate how can the service provider use my data for purposes which are commercially beneficial to him but I am neither aware nor benefiting from such usage. The general principle of all Privacy legislations … Continue reading

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E Pharmacies need to take note of these regulations

In the last few months, there have been many start ups in Bangalore and elsewhere who have introduced many mobile app based services in Health Care industry. Some of them have ventured into areas which may come under the provisions … Continue reading

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Understanding the SNOMED CT Coding system used in Indian Healthcare system

Ministry of Health & Family Welfare (MoH&FW) had notified the EHR standards for India way back in 2013. As a part fof these standards SNOMED- CT (Systematized Nomenclature for Medicine-Clinical Terms) was developed by the International Health Terminology Standards Development Organization-(IHTSDO). … Continue reading

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