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It just got very hard for Amazon’s online pharmacy to access patient medication data

A pharmacist counts prescription drugs at the at the CentreTown Pharmacy in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, June 12, 2019. Chris Wattie | REUTERS As Amazon gets into the pharmacy space following its purchase of online pharmacy PillPack in the summer of 2018, its potential competitors aren’t making it easy. Surescripts, a company that manages electronic prescriptions, said this… Read More »

Thinking ‘oat’ of the box: Technology to resolve the ‘Goldilocks Data Dilemma’

Marielle Gross Robert Miller By ROBERT C. MILLER, JR. and MARIELLE S. GROSS, MD, MBE The problem with porridge Today, we regularly hear stories of research teams using artificial intelligence to detect and diagnose diseases earlier with more accuracy and speed than a human would have ever dreamed of. Increasingly, we are called to contribute… Read More »

Cornell, UCSF, others working to help Android users share EHR data

A collaborative group including Cornell Tech, UC San Francisco, Sage Bionetworks, Open mHealth and The Commons Project is set to launch CommonHealth, which aims to make it as easy to access and share electronic health record data with Android devices as it is with is with iPhone-based Apple Health. WHY IT MATTERSThe app, called CommonHealth… Read More »