Alaap B. Shah, Karen Mandelbaum, and Elizabeth Scarola, attorneys in the Health Care & Life Sciences practice, co-authored a chapter in the 2021 edition of Health Law Watch, titled “Proliferation of Health Care Data: Navigating Interoperability and Data Sharing Opportunities and Challenges,” published by the American Health Lawyers Association.

Against the backdrop of a dramatically changed landscape, the 2021 edition of Health Law Watch provides extensive analysis and insight on numerous legal and operational challenges facing the health care industry. The book covers various topics, including: the COVID-19 public health emergency waivers, human subjects research during the pandemic, fraud enforcement, disparities in health care, and post-pandemic telehealth arrangements.

In the chapter, the authors discuss the proliferation of health care data, interoperability, and data sharing opportunities and challenges.

For more information about the book and to order, please visit

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