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The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA) requires the protection of Personal Health Information (PHI). How can hospitals, health systems, and clinics mask their data for external consumption so that individuals are protected and the data integrity remains intact? 

MapMasq™ allows users to create locationally representative point files for analysis while preserving the anonymity of Patient Health Information (PHI) and Personal Identifiable Information (PII). 

Join us to learn:

  • A medical expert's testimony on the importance of masking data to help ensure PHI and HIPAA compliance 
  • Geomasking options such as k-anonymity to modify coordinate locations
  • How to protect the exact geospatial location of individuals