Frequently Asked Question: FAQ:

How is patient privacy addressed by PicSafe?

Other FAQs

When designing the PicSafe app, patient privacy was at the forefront. Specifically the app:

  • asks for patient consent before sending/uploading reports;
  • removes media from the device after it is sent/submitted;
  • encrypts all patient data before emailing;
  • sends all data, if uploaded, via HTTPS;
  • provides an audit trail of who has opened a report; and
  • shows the time and location stamps all reports.