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Your Employer’s Wellness Program Can Demand Your DNA | Al Lewis

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DNA_Double_HelixAl’s excellent column in The Huffington Post, just published this evening.

 

Quizzify Q in B and W

Quizzify will never ask for an employee’s DNA

While Aetna itself is not storing your DNA, the Aetna partner company actually collecting this information, a Canadian firm called Newtopia, says that your DNA will be safe with them in Ontario. “Safe” may be defined as “unsafe,” though, because Newtopia’s privacy policy, linked in their footer menu, is rather vague, listing only “some of” the ways they can re-use this data.

via Your Employer’s Wellness Program Can Demand Your DNA | Al Lewis.


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