Health information technology (HIT) provides the umbrella framework to describe the comprehensive management of health information across computerized systems and its secure exchange between consumers, providers, government and quality entities, and insurers.
Health information technology (HIT) is in general increasingly viewed as the most promising tool for improving the overall quality, safety and efficiency of the health delivery system.
Adnan Hindi, director of systems engineering at McAfee, discusses encrypting hard drives for maximum health IT security, and how assets can be continuously monitored for protection.
Actually, this is not a good idea of a program snooping around our files and sharing what it "thinks" is suspicious with servers, all in the name of security.
Privacy is important too! Check out the video below :