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Checklist GDPR Compliance for Healthcare Messaging Apps

– This checklist will help you confidently pick a secure, fit-for-purpose messenger app in your daily practice or healthcare organisation.

WhatsApp doc: Legal and practical perspectives of using mobile messaging

– With General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) coming into force in Spring 2018, we urge clinicians, trusts and IT leads to actively research and test for the most appropriate alternative for WhatsApp by seeking a tailor-made service for their profession.

Hillary and the divide

– “Everything I did was permitted. There was no law. There was no regulation. There was nothing that did not give me the full authority to decide how I was going to communicate.”

WhatsApp in healthcare: what’s up with end-to-end encryption?

– Can healthcare professionals use WhatsApp now that we have end-to-end encryption?

Security is about affection

– Strong security is only as strong as the weakest link. So our security policy is based on the following three main pillars.

Information vs. knowledge

– Ever since its beginning, medicine has been a mobile profession considering the art of house calls. But when you look at mobile technology and physicians, you notice that there is something special going on there.

Preventive medicine

– When it comes down to BYOD and use your smartphone as a tool in clinical practice, it is very likely that nobody has taught you how to BYOD lege artis. And just like our regular tools, one important pillar to BYOD responsibly, is hygiene.