National Cancer Institute
Health Services & Economics Branch
Cancer Control and Population Sciences

SEER-Medicare: Privacy & Confidentiality Issues

NCI, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, and the SEER staff have great appreciation for the potentially sensitive nature of data about persons with cancer and the need to respect the privacy of patients and providers included in the SEER-Medicare data. SEER-Medicare policies and practices related to privacy are described in this section:

Last modified:
28 Mar 2007
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