Health care organizations are working to better monitor accesses to patient data for inappropriate use. In September’s Compliance Today Magazine, the Maize Analytics team discusses trade-offs of popular monitoring approaches.
- Manual EMR auditing techniques cannot scale to meet the needs of modern healthcare, necessitating automated monitoring systems.
- When selecting an EMR monitoring system, privacy officers should consider system responsiveness, false positive rates, and monitoring coverage.
- Machine-learning systems can leverage clinical context to reduce false positives, decreasing the time to complete access audits.
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