It seems fitting that this week’s 2013 Consumer Health IT Summit, designed to “equip and empower patients to better manage their health in the digital age,” is being held on the eve of HIPAA’s Sept. 23, 2013, compliance deadline, which ushers in increased privacy and security requirements. I fear, though, that patients may be receiving mixed messages.

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From: http://www.fierceemr.com/story/trust-must-be-mutual-patient-engagement-work/2013-09-18?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss