This article from Charles Russell Speechlys that helps pharmacies understand the EU General Data Protection Regulation and how they can remain compliant as they handle and process personal data.
How pharmacists can comply with GDPR
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Sobeys-employed pharmacist illicitly accessed patient info for two years
A pharmacist employed by the Sobeys National Pharmacy Group illicitly accessed the medical information of 46 people over a two-year period, The Canadian Press reports. The Office of the Information and Privacy Commissioner of Nova Scotia investigated the privacy breaches, finding the pharmacist used...
Acquisition of online pharmacy startup raises privacy concerns
Amazon’s recent acquisition of online pharmacy startup PillPack has raised privacy concerns for some on how the company will safeguard and use people’s personal health information, The Wall Street Journal reports. The acquisition will lead Amazon into the highly regulated realm of health information...
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