Join me in attacking an endemic problem in health care today by Hacking HIPAA. I am crowdfunding the development of a new legal form to be used on and after September 23, 2013 to allow patients to opt-in to easier health care communications - a Common Notice of Privacy Practices that is patient-focused. (Text me, please! Email me, please! etc.) Depending on how much support this project garners, we can attack some related problems as well. Contributions at any level are welcome; contributions at the levels designated on the Hacking HIPAA Medstartr page get you a seat at the virtual table, voicing your concerns that need to be met in the CNPP and in follow-on projects.
I'm working on this project with two leading health care open source software developers, Ian Eslick and Fred Trotter. Check out Fred's video intro to the project on the Medstartr page - you can find Ian and Fred online via the links on the project page, too.
Here's an excerpt from the crowdfunding project page: