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Health Records Firm Epic and About 60 Client Hospitals Object to Data Sharing Rules Supported by Apple

Thursday February 6, 2020 2:23 am PST by
Health records firm Epic Systems and some 60 client hospitals are objecting to a proposed U.S. government policy that would make it easier for patients to share medical records data with apps, an initiative supported by Apple and other tech companies (via CNBC). Proposed by the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) in 2019, the modified data sharing rules would allow patients to...

Apple to Participate in Meeting Advocating for Better Patient Access to Health Info

Friday January 24, 2020 3:44 pm PST by
Representatives for Apple and Microsoft will be participating in a meeting with the Carin Alliance that's focused on making it easier for patients to access and share their medical information, reports CNBC. The meeting will focus on efforts to push a rule change proposed by the Department of Health and Human Services that would promote medical data interoperability. Ricky Bloomfield, a...