The State of Data Sharing for Healthcare Analytics 2015 - 2016: Change, Challenges and Choice

This report summarizes the key findings from a survey launched by Privacy Analytics, in collaboration with the Electronic Health Information Laboratory. The survey assessed the state of data sharing in healthcare and the challenges in disclosing data for secondary use. Secondary use of health data applies to protected health information that is used for reasons other than direct patient care, such as data analysis, research, safety measurement, public health, payment, provider certification or marketing.