New patient education videos on data protection released

A brand new set of educational videos aimed at patients has been released by the EURECA project for general use.

The four videos, created in a partnership between EURECA partners ecancer and the legal team at the Institute for Legal Informatics in Hannover, feature medical data expert Prof Nikolaus Forgó discussing topics ranging from consent as a basis for using patient data through to how these issues are dealt with in European law.

The videos are already on this website, via the following links:

Introduction to medical data protection

Privacy and Data Protection within European law

Your rights as a patient

Consent as the basis for using patient data