Over the past few calls (as of 08/05/2015) the IL community has been discussing consent management and how this could be done within OpenHIE. There are a number of dimensions to consider:
These can all be applied in various combination and the merits of these, along with some opinions about the combinations are discussed in a document that Derek Ritz has put together.
As the IL, community we have discussed that consent could be built out using a maturity model. We would start with the least complex combination of the above dimensions and then as times goes on AND if countries request a more complex handling of consent, then we could expand the scope to add support for a more complex combination of the above dimensions.
As a first pass the IL community believes that we should support the minimal combination and most implementable solution, which is described by the following:
Please feel free to comment or give your thoughts on this below.