GDHP Work streams
GDHP’s Policy Environment Focus
Our Policy Environment Work Stream focuses on two key areas:
- The role of government in supporting innovation and development in digital health technology as a vehicle for health system reform
- The challenges of governments in addressing privacy and consent issues in the process of sharing health data and information with patients, clinicians, and other organizations.
Vice President, Performance, Canada Health Infoway
International Case Studies
Identifying and documenting international case studies of secondary uses of health data and an international comparison of regulatory frameworks for secondary uses of health data.
Overview of International Approaches
Creating a comparative overview of international approaches to health data privacy protections and consent processes for consumers to allow access to and use of their health information.