When we were designing the new version of ClinicJot as a cloud based system we were very conscious that the safety and security of your data had to be in the forefront of our development effort.
But we were faced with a problem. ClinicJot is available in virtually every country of the world, however there is no international convention governing the storage of medical/clinic data.
In the United Kingdom there is the Data Protection Act 1998, shortly to be replaced by the pan European EU General Data Protection Regulations, in Canada the Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act and in Australia the Privacy Act. They all adopt a similar approach to the safeguarding of data in its broadest form.
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