More PHR Info

The geeks over at Slashdot are reporting  Google’s health record archive is about to be tested with the assistance of the Cleveland Clinic.
Thousands of patients (who must approve the transfer of information)
will have access to everything from their medical histories to lab
results through what Google considers a "logical extension" of their
search engine. So let’s discuss? Scary to me? Yes. Good for Google’s Business? Yes. Good for our health?? Wasn’t the American Cancer Society looking into getting in on PHR ourselves? Will we long for the days of being our own Health Historians? Does your dentist need to know you are on Viagra and Searatonin Uptake Inhibitors?


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