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Weekly Overseas Health IT Links - 9th June, 2012.

June 9th, 2012 by davidmore
Here are a few I have come across last week. Note: Each link is followed by a title and few paragraphs. For the full article click on the link above title of the article. Note also that full access to some links may require site registration or subscription payment. ----- http://www.markleweeklydigest.org/2012/05/big-data-can-save-health-carebut-at.html Wednesday, May 30, 2012 Big Data Can Save Health CareBut at What Cost to Privacy? Litan, Robert. "Big Data Can Save Health CareBut at What Cost to Privacy?" The Atlantic, May 25, 2012. From the opinion: Although health data are highly sensitive and thus require protection, they are also a public good. The more data that researchers are able to analyze, the better chances they have for detecting patterns that can lead to fewer wasteful (and often painful) procedures and tests, and for finding new causes, treatments, and even cures for diseases. Ironically, ----- State Health Insurance Exchanges Choke On Health IT...

This is the initial part of the post - read more by clicking on the title of the article. David.
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