Blockchain and the General Data Protection Regulation. Can distributed ledgers be squared with European data protection law?

Blockchain is a much-discussed instrument that, according to some, promises to inaugurate a new era of

24 August 2019

COMMISSION RECOMMENDATION (EU) 2019/243 of 6 February 2019 on a European Electronic Health Record exchange format

This Recommendation sets out a framework for the development of a European electronic health record exchange format in order to achieve secure, interoperable, cross-border access to, and exchange o

24 August 2019


The 2019 HIMSS Cybersecurity Survey provides insight into the information security experiences and practices of US healthcare organizations in light of increasing cyber-attacks and compromises.

09 August 2019

WHO guideline recommendations on digital interventions for health system strengthening

The key aim of this guideline is to present recommendations based on a critical evaluation of the evidence on emerging digital health interventions that are contributing to health system improvemen

07 August 2019

Summary of the HIPAA Security Rule

This is a summary of key elements of the Security Rule including who is covered, what information is protected, and what safeguards must be in place to ensure appropriate protection of electronic p

07 August 2019


As the digitisation of health and care progresses, the number of connected digital health technologies is increasing. This is inevitably accompanied by a growing number of cybersecurity risks.

07 August 2019

HEALTHCARE SECTOR REPORT Cyber security for the healthcare sector

The present document has been elaborated by ECSO’s sub-working group 3.6 on Healthcare stakeholders’ cyber security needs and challenges.

07 August 2019

The NIS Directive and Cybersecurity in eHealth

The NIS Directive and cybersecurity in eHealth & ENISA work in eHealth security
ENISA supporting the implementation of the NIS Directive for eHealth

07 August 2019

National Initiative for Cybersecurity Education (NICE) Cybersecurity Workforce Framework

This publication has been developed by NIST in accordance with its statutory responsibilities under the Federal Information Security Modernization Act (FISMA) of 2014, 44 U.S.C.

07 August 2019