Navigating Privacy and Security in Digital Opioid Use Disorder (OUD) Treatment Services Navigating Privacy and Security in Digital Opioid Use Disorder (OUD) Treatment Services

Navigating Privacy and Security in Digital Opioid Use Disorder (OUD) Treatment Services

A report from the Opioid Policy Institute

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As the opioid crisis continues to devastate communities across the United States, digital health services have emerged as a beacon of hope for increasing access to essential addiction treatment and recovery support. However, the promise of these digital platforms is marred by significant privacy and security concerns that threaten the very fabric of effective addiction healthcare. The following provides a summary based on a new investigative report from the Opioid Policy Institute. Their report delves into the critical aspects of privacy and security that individuals should...
The Hidden Risks of Prescription Privacy The Hidden Risks of Prescription Privacy

The Hidden Risks of Prescription Privacy

What Consumers Need to Know

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In an era where personal data is as valuable as currency, a recent report by The Washington Post has shed light on a concerning practice in America's largest pharmacy chains. The investigation reveals that pharmacies like CVS Health, Kroger, and Rite Aid have been sharing customers' prescription records with police and government investigators without a warrant. This revelation raises...
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