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Edios eInfoGuard (Electronic Information Guard)
Data De-Identification Solution

The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA) Privacy Rule mandates the de-identification of specific types of Protected Health Information (PHI) for covered entities and their business associates.

This document discusses each of the items listed in §164.514(b) of the Privacy Rule’s Safe Harbor de-identification standard and illustrates various data masking / anonymization techniques which can assist in satisfying that requirement.

Edios eInfoGuard is a comprehensive solution for Data De-Identification of Development, Test, Training or Staging Databases by either masking or anonymizing the field values. Edios eInfoGuard supports multiple databases – Oracle, MS SQL, Sybase and MySQL.