I would perhaps look at something like the MITRE Identification Scrubber
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Mark A. Matienzo <[log in to unmask]>
Director of Technology, Digital Public Library of America

On Mon, Jun 2, 2014 at 3:40 PM, Kyle Banerjee <[log in to unmask]>

> HIPPA compliant data cannot include personally identifiable information, a
> category which includes address. The "safe harbor" approach where
> geographic subdivisions smaller than states cannot be used frequently
> renders data useless.
> The "expert determination" method is always an option and precompiling can
> work in certain cases, but I was wondering what other methods people have
> successfully employed? Thanks,
> kyle