• 27 MAR 15
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    Will Minn. EHR Interoperability Law Compromise Privacy?

    Health IT Security   Author Elizabeth Snell | Date March 25, 2015 Minnesota is currently one of two states with an EHR interoperability law, requiring providers to not only use EHRs, but also connect to a state-certified health information organization. However, critics claim that patients’ medical data would not remain private. St. Paul, Minn. – based

    • 25 MAR 15
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    Precision medicine’s first patient: The national health IT system

    Brookings Techtank-Improving Technology Policy  by Niam Yaraghi | March 24, 2015 7:30am In his 2015 State of the Union address President Obama announced the launch of his precision medicine initiative, an audacious initiative to address these issues. In a nutshell, precision medicine customizes health care; That is, medical decisions are tailored based on the individual characteristics of the patients,