Focus: GS-II Governance
Why in news?
- The National Health Authority (NHA) has released the Draft Health Data Management Policy of the National Digital Health Mission (NDHM) in the public domain.
- The draft has been released on the website of the NDHM; made available for public comments and feedback, it will be finalised after receiving suggestions from public.
- One of the main objectives of the draft policy is to provide adequate guidance and to set out a framework for the secure processing of personal and sensitive personal data of individuals who are a part of the national digital health ecosystem.
-Source: The Hindu