collecting information about people in medical databases.

Visit the web site of an online medical database, for example Web MD. There are many others.

Navigate through the different areas of the web site and locate and read the site’s privacy policy.

Write an essay answering the following question – “What are the advantages and disadvantages of increased access to medical records?” Base your essay on what you
learned from the web site, what you learned about databases in this course, and your own personal experience.

Post the url you visited and your essay to the Database Issues CLASS forum.