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WSJ: Google was collecting millions of Americans’ health data

The search giant has secretly been accumulating the health data of millions of Americans from 21 different states, in partnership with Ascension.
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Majority of patients with access to electronic health records not using it

Only about one in 10 discharged hospital patients with access to their electronic medical records go online to take a look.
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CMS launches new pilot program to provide patients access to their health data

Dubbed Data at the Point of Care (DPC), it aims to fill information gaps and offer a more complete picture of a patient's health and history.
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Big Tech working with healthcare companies to make health data easier to access

Representatives from the big tech and health plans said they want to help consumers get access to their medical claims data via an app of their choosing.
Cerner 2019 code App Challenge

Cerner lanches an app challenge to improve consumer access to health records

With the 2019 code App Challenge, Cerner encourages innovators to build apps on its platforms that further transform health care.
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Apple officially announces Health Records feature for veterans

Once ready, it will let American veterans receiving care through the Veterans Health Administration view their aggregated health records on their iPhone.
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Apple, VA to let vets access their health records on their iPhones

The tech giant would create a tool that allows vets to download health records directly to their iPhones and link them to other health apps.
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DrChrono, Genomind team-up to let doctors order personalized genetic tests for doctors

When a physician orders test kits through the DrChrono EHR platform, it will capture patient demographics and applicable clinical information.
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14 healthcare organization team-up to re-imagine records request process

The new prototype tool, called the Health Record Request Wizard, streamlines and simplifies the records request process and promotes digital formats.
Flatiron Health

Roche acquires maker of the oncology-specific EHR Flatiron Health for $1.9B

Acquisition will bring together two companies committed to improving the lives of cancer patients through the evolving field of health data and analytics.