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Norwegian body has concerns about telemedicine data privacy

Friday 23 September 2016 | 13:34 CET | News
The Norwegian Data Authority has found shortcomings in the provision of comprehensible and comprehensive information about data privacy to patients using telemedicine. Its comments follow a study of home testing products for pulse rate, blood sugar levels and blood oxygen levels.

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