Physician Practice Roundup—Technology companies selling doctors information about patients
Doctors that want more information about their patients—from whether they buy healthy food to whether they own a dog—now have that type of dataavailable.
A small but fast-growing number of technology companies are selling healthcare providers detailed analyses of their patients, according to a report in Politico. The information can include patients' criminal records, online purchasing histories, retail loyalty programs and voter registration data.
While the information may drive...