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The Secure Electronic Transfer of Prescriptions

Chadwick, David W. and Mundy, Darren (2004) The Secure Electronic Transfer of Prescriptions. In: Bryant, Jacqueline, ed. Current Perspectives in Healthcare Computing Conference. BCS HIC, pp. 11-28. ISBN 978-0-9546971-0-5. (KAR id:14205)

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This paper describes the information security attributes of confidentiality, integrity and availability, and then uses these to determine the security requirements for ETP. It briefly describes the four published UK ETP models (from Flexiscript, Phamacy2U, Salford and Transcript) and evaluates these from the perspectives of confidentiality, integrity and availability. Deficiencies, from a security perspective, in the 3 UK ETP pilot models (from Flexiscript, Phamacy2U, and Transcript) are described. Possible solutions to these deficiencies, as implemented in the Salford model, are described.

Item Type: Book section
Additional information: Keynote paper
Subjects: Q Science > QA Mathematics (inc Computing science) > QA 76 Software, computer programming,
Divisions: Divisions > Division of Computing, Engineering and Mathematical Sciences > School of Computing
Depositing User: Mark Wheadon
Date Deposited: 24 Nov 2008 18:02 UTC
Last Modified: 16 Nov 2021 09:52 UTC
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