If you live in America and you’ve seen more than one doctor in your lifetime, you know there’s no central database where all of your medical data lives. Instead, each health care provider has a separate record, and rarely are they ever...Show More Summary
Apple's continued hiring of health experts -- and its takeover of Gliimpse -- are all geared toward building better electronic health records, and turning that data into advice for both doctors and device owners, a report indicated on Monday.
Apple has hired "scores of healthcare experts" in recent years to develop improved electronic health record software, with an ultimate goal of transforming HealthKit into a tool that improves diagnoses, reports Bloomberg. The systemShow More Summary
This appeared last week:Mandatory Breach Reporting For Health Records – What You Need To KnowLast Updated: 13 September 2016Article by Dean Carrigan and John GallagherMost Read Contributor in UK, August 2016 Mandatory data breach reporting is the buzz word in privacy and cyber risk circles. Show More Summary
Army records containing personal information and health information have been found in a field in Fountain.
The recently-launched Epic electronic health record (EHR) system is affecting virtually every aspect of care at NYU Lutheran Medical Center and forever changing the healthcare experience at the Brooklyn-based hospital and its affiliated sites.
Click here for reuse options! Dr. Oz is something of a sick joke. Donald Trump will make a mockery of medicine and democracy Thursday when Dr. Oz examines his health records in a contrived made-for-TV campaign event. The Republican presidential...Show More Summary
Health information network Surescripts announced that it will offer EHR vendors free access to its National Record Locator Service, a service that gives providers an effective way to obtain a more complete view of a patient’s health history until 2019. Show More Summary
Young athletes' health could be at risk from hackers leaking medical records, Rio 2016 hockey gold medallist Samantha Quek says.
The number of smokers in England has fallen to a record low, according to health officials. Public Health England (PHE) said that 16.9 percent of the population in England are smokers—the equivalent to one in six adults. The figuresShow More Summary
Just one in six adults smokes, according to figures from Public Health England, with record numbers giving up last year The number of UK smokers has fallen to its lowest level, with just one in six adults now lighting up, according to new official figures, which also show a recent collapse in sales of cigarettes. Show More Summary
Every nook and cranny is crammed with paintings done by loved ones, and records of her favorite music. At the age of 100, Canada continues to face eviction from her flat at 670 Page St. in San Francisco’s Western Addition, the only place...Show More Summary
Hillary Clinton is attempting to squash rumors that she is suffering from a series of serious illnesses by releasing new health records. The latest letter by Clinton’s doctor reveals that the presidential hopeful suffers from a variety...Show More Summary
A guest column by the American College of Physicians, exclusive to KevinMD.com. This September, I reached a milestone, the tenth anniversary of my electronic health record (EHR) “go live.” Note that I did not write “I celebrated my tenth anniversary,” because while the event was the most disruptive change in over 25 years of practice, […]
The Washington Post’s Ruth Marcus is at it again. Previously, she was Very Upset, even sickened, by Donald Trump’s (and really, lots and lots of people’s) concerns over Hillary’s seemingly
Today, the Ohio Department of Health released the 2015 Ohio Abortion Report, revealing a decrease of 210 abortions from the previous year. This marks the lowest level since 1976, when record-keeping first began. A total of 20,976 abortions were reported. “Thanks to our pro-life legislative strategy and the grassroots advocacy work of our local affiliates, we […]
Neither candidate has released comprehensive health records, but Oz didn’t even work with what information he had at hand On the The Dr Oz Show Thursday, Donald Trump spent only a fraction of the hour discussing his health, on his own terms. Show More Summary
What Donald’s Doctor’s Note Doesn’t S... Find out just how physically fit Donald Trump is. Submitted by: Kelly Hudson Regular Keywords: Donald Trump Physical Exam Doctors Yuge Physical Medical Records Health Politics Views: 176
During her historic run for the presidency, Hillary Clinton has made much of her record of fighting for women and children. As First Lady, she played a pivotal role in passing the Children’s Health Insurance Program, which provides medical care to eight million kids. Show More Summary
(Reuters Health) - In the decade after Belgium legalized doctor-assisted death, the number of patients using it to end their lives rose nearly eight-fold, according to records of the national euthanasia control committee.