Health care entities often enter into novel and important data sharing projects involving health care data for many noteworthy purposes, including research and development, operations, and improved patient care. However, many of these entities do not consider the significant legal risks that these types of projects present for them and for their patients. In this presentation, our nationally recognized speaker, Iliana L. Peters, will discuss answers to the following crucial issues for any entities looking to engage in these projects.
- Types of common data sharing projects and the data involved.
- Summary of the regulatory and contractual issues presented by such projects.
- Discussion of the serious legal risks associated with these issues.
- How to address such legal risks, including with the help of legal counsel.