In order to build a successful company, you will need to create a business plan, assess your finances, complete all the legal paperwork, pick your partners, have a marketing plan… and a whole lot more.
It doesn’t matter whether the healthcare provider is a general practitioner, a dental practice or a private clinic, all of them need to ensure the confidentiality of the personal data of their patients. It must be thereby considered that the medical sector processes health data containing special categories of personal data, which must be processed confidentially as required by law and the clients.
According to the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), the processing of personal data must have an appropriate legal basis. Legitimate interest is one of the legal bases, which often raises questions for companies.
An employer, who decided to implement remote work in his company, turned to me. The employees may work from home for a certain amount of days per week. The employer had two questions: