As usual there were a lot of things that happened during the week, and not all of it was pharmacy or technology related. Here’s a quick look at some of the stuff I found interesting.
Healthcare IT Consultant: “Buoyed by the encouraging use of its PHR and Twitter based Clinical Trial matching service, TrialX is readying to release its iPhone application this month. This application, designed for doctors and patients, further underscores TrialXâ€™s commitment to drive technology enabled consumer-driven healthcare.Â Using the TrialX iPhone App, doctors can search for clinical trials … Read more
Healthcare IT Consultant Blog: “Pharmacistsâ€™ representatives have claimed that use of private health record services such as Google Health and Microsoft HealthVault could risk fragmentation of electronic patient records. The Royal Pharmaceutical Society of Great Britain said â€œthe proliferation of these systems and indiscriminate useâ€ could lead to information on drug allergies, possible interactions, duplications … Read more