The Medicus Sunday Serial: Real Privacy is the real deal

Privacy matters. The question of data protection dominates the digital landscape, with high-profile breaches at technology giants lending the impression that nothing is sacred, and nothing is safe. For privacy aficionados like Medicus AI Researcher Owen Williams, this raises an important question: In the medical and wellbeing sphere, can doctor-patient confidentiality really be transposed to the digital age?

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Dec 10, 2019 · 8 min read

Real Privacy by Medicus AI sets the standard for data protection, localizing private information to the user’s device to ensure that confidentiality is the first item on your prescription. Read Owen’s fascinating interview with CEO Dr. Baher Al-Hakim to find out all you need to know about this revolutionary technology, and how we are meeting the challenges of data protection on a global scale.

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Owen Williams, Researcher, Medicus AI

I knew I had to do things differently, the only question was how. I started talking to the team and realised that the shift to Real Privacy was a massive undertaking, as big and as complicated as anything we’ve ever done. We needed a solution that achieved the same business and product objectives, just without the data.

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Dr. Baher Al Hakim

It’s a logistical hassle, but in the grand scheme of things it protects data and empowers our users and our clients, and shows them how serious we are about privacy.

As the complexity of our services increases, the ways in which we handle data will have to grow too. I think the key is choice: users should be able to decide how long their data will be stored for. More than compliance, it’s a business question. The endless customization work ensuring data protection for each target company in each target market isn’t going to be the best method long-term.

The shift towards local storage and local processing is becoming a bigger trend with every day that goes by. I think long-term we will see that patenting Real Privacy was a smart move: I am sure that our solution will become the top industry standard before long.

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Written by

Making health smarter. Learn more at medicus.ai

Medicus AI

Medicus AI is an innovative technology company that helps people understand their health by explaining their medical reports and health data to them in a personalized, easy-to-understand, and visual way.

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