This volume offers an overview of the current legal framework to researchers and all other interested parties who wish to use social and health data. The work also enables the healthcare industry and government institutions to develop solutions and products that improve the quality of care. Thus, this publication gives actors in the health care system an important orientation for the legally compliant use of social and health data. In the first part, the social-legal framework for the use of social data for research is presented. The second part provides an overview of the handling of research data after application of the DSGVO (General Data Protection Regulation) and corresponding national adaptations of the legal framework.

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