In order to test its use in practical English sheep production conditions and to explore the potential business advantages to producers, Defra is running a pilot project in the North-East, South-West and Midlands to fully test the effectiveness of EID and Electronic Data Transfer (EDT) in a real time working environment.
In exchange for the introduction of modernizing technology such as bar-code scanners and electronic data transfer, which will avoid the need to rekey shipping information, the ILWU has received pension protection for workers and retirees as well as rights to any new technology-related jobs.
IronSpire, Inc., a leading supplier of Web-based collaboration solutions for the construction industry, has introduced Precision X-DOC(TM), an enhancement to its PrimeSite(TM) project management system that enables online bid management with electronic data transfer into Timberline Estimating.
To improve the completeness and timeliness of STD reporting, MCOs might consider c ollaborating with state health departments to use confidential electronic data transfer systems (8) to transfer STD test results to state health departments.
Domestic law must authorize competent authorities in each Member State to search computer and data storage systems within its territory, and to "eavesdrop" on electronic data transfer (called "real-time collection of data") (see Title 5, Articles 20 and 21).
The bottom line is that nurses, and all health providers who use these IT resources, need to understand the issues of confidentiality and privacy in this new digital age of rapid electronic data transfer.