Definitions for confidentiality
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word confidentiality
the state of being secret
"you must respect the confidentiality of your client's communications"
discretion in keeping secret information
the state or attribute of being secret; privacy; as, you must respect the confidentiality of your client's communications.
The property of being confidential.
Something told in confidence; a secret.
Confidentiality is a set of rules or a promise that limits access or places restrictions on certain types of information.
U.S. National Library of Medicine
The privacy of information and its protection against unauthorized disclosure.
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
I think that this could erode ... confidentiality when dealing with medical data and medical information.
He has an incredible, not just contact base, but perspective and point of view, i can’t give the specifics of people he connected us with because we promised confidentiality.
If I were to make public these tapes, containing blunt and candid remarks on many different subjects, the confidentiality of the office of the president would always be suspect.
Releasing any of the records would violate state statutes protecting her right to privacy and confidentiality, no matter how long ago she died, it would also discourage people from seeking psychiatric care.
I believe every one of our clients has the right to expect the information they share with us...is protected by confidentiality. There would be no carve out in respect to a central bank or any other client.
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