Skip to content

Your private medical records - REVEALED! Sinister 'biosurveillance' plans to do just that

By Catholic Online (NEWS CONSORTIUM)
5/21/2014 (2 years ago)
Catholic Online (www.catholic.org)

Under plan, federal government would monitor an individual's behavior

In yet another attempt by the U.S. federal government to break down all barriers of privacy, a new national program called "biosurveillance" will give bureaucrats access to Americans' private medical information. According to Twila Brase, a public health nurse and co-founder of the Citizens Council for Health Freedom, the proposal would allow the federal government to monitor an individual's behavior before, during and after any government-defined health "incident."

'It's very clear to us that really the government is moving toward real-time access, toward close collaboration of government and doctors for ready access to the electronic medical record and then to conduct research and analysis,' Twila Brase says.

"It's very clear to us that really the government is moving toward real-time access, toward close collaboration of government and doctors for ready access to the electronic medical record and then to conduct research and analysis," Twila Brase says.

Highlights

By Catholic Online (NEWS CONSORTIUM)
Catholic Online (www.catholic.org)
5/21/2014 (2 years ago)

Published in Politics & Policy

Keywords: Biosurveillance, privacy, Twila Brase


LOS ANGELES, CA (Catholic Online) - In plain language, the Department of Health and Human Services' Office of the Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response is seeking public comment on a 52-page draft of the proposed "National Health Security Strategy 2015-2018."

"Health situational awareness includes biosurveillance and other health and non-health inputs (e.g., lab/diagnostics, health service utilization, active intelligence, and supply chain information), as well as systems and processes for effective communication among responders and critical health resource monitoring and allocation," the draft states.

Starvation takes no vacation --

Brase warns that this is too hazily defined, and gives the federal government sweeping powers.

"It's very broad. It doesn't seem to have any limits, except they say something about, you know, properly protecting the data. But from our perspective, if the government gets access to this kind of data, [and] is allowed to do research with the data.then our privacy has already been compromised. The government has already said that our data is their data for their purposes of national health security," Brase says.

"It's very clear to us that really the government is moving toward real-time access, toward close collaboration of government and doctors for ready access to the electronic medical record and then to conduct research and analysis.

"I don't think they ever mentioned the word merging, but this is a very close connection they want between public health, which is the government, and clinical health, which is your doctor's office and the hospital, for whatever diseases they choose to have reported," she added.

Brase also noted that the information collected by the government will be "all-encompassing" and include "what our health status is, whether we exercise, how often we get a cold, or what kind of medications we're taking. They're also looking at the climate, and the economic condition of the country, as all being a party of this National Health Security Strategy."

"In other words, anything and everything could become a health threat by the government's standards," she warns.

---


'Help give every student and teacher Free resources for a world-class moral Catholic education'


Copyright 2017 - Distributed by THE CALIFORNIA NETWORK

Pope Francis Prayer Intentions for FEBRUARY 2017
Comfort for the Afflicted.
That all those who are afflicted, especially the poor, refugees, and marginalized, may find welcome and comfort in our communities.


Comments


More Politics & Policy

Clinton contributor, Johnny Chung makes revealing 'life insurance' video against the DNC over fear of assassination

Image of Johnny Chung recorded a tell-all video admitting China funded Bill Clinton's re-election campaign (DNC).

Johnny Chung was a major contributor to Bill Clinton's re-election campaign in the mid-90s. Hundreds of thousands of dollars were illegally ... continue reading


Obamacare repeal would mean a tax break for Americans. Here's how much Obamacare is costing you Watch

Image of Working Americans are paying more than ever for their healthcare.

If Obamacare is repealed, it will constitute a major middle class tax break. According to Americans for Tax Reform, here is what Obamacare ... continue reading


Fake news inspires Chicago Public Schools to refuse cooperation with ICE agents Watch

Image of Chicago Public Schools says schools must be safe places for kids.

Chicago public school officials won't be cooperating with immigration officials anytime soon. The nation's third largest school district ... continue reading


Trump dumps Obama's transgender restroom policy: States and districts should set school restroom policy, NOT FEDS Watch

Image of The feds have little business in the restroom with anyone.

The Trump administration has ended an Obama-era school restroom policy that allows students to use the facility of their choice. The ... continue reading


It is media, not Trump behind illusion of mass deportations Watch

Image of Every nation has the right to control its borders.

Immigrants living illegally in the United States are worried they will be caught up in massive deportation dragnets and kicked out of the ... continue reading


Never Miss any Updates!

Stay up to date with the latest news, information, and special offers.

Catholic Online Logo

Copyright 2017 Catholic Online. All materials contained on this site, whether written, audible or visual are the exclusive property of Catholic Online and are protected under U.S. and International copyright laws, © Copyright 2017 Catholic Online. Any unauthorized use, without prior written consent of Catholic Online is strictly forbidden and prohibited.