In this tutorial, I review the most pressing legal issues that health information systems (IS) professionals face and how health information technology (IT) legislation drive them. The issues I discuss include the confidentiality and security of electronic protected health information, meaningful use of health IT, health information exchanges, and information governance. I also provide directions for future research.
Cousins, K. (2016). Health IT Legislation in the United States: Guidelines for IS Researchers. Communications of the Association for Information Systems, 39, pp-pp. https://doi.org/10.17705/1CAIS.03917