e-PHI

e-PHI

(ē′fī′)
Confidential patient care data that are transmitted or stored electronically.
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According to the HIPAA Privacy and Security rules, total compliance is required of both covered entities (aka any healthcare provider) and business associates (any company that comes into contact with e-PHI while preforming services for a covered entity, such as our new partner OnRamp as they host Contentverse).
There are significant challenges, but thanks to related DARPA programs POEM, Quasar, ORCHID, PULSE and E-PHI and other advanced laboratory research, technology is at the tipping point where we re ready to attempt miniaturization of optical frequency synthesis on an inexpensive, small, low-power chip.
The risk assessment is described in the Security Rule as "an accurate and thorough assessment of the potential risks and vulnerabilities to the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of e-PHI held by the covered entity.