Is your health data safe as My Health Record hacking revealed

20 May 2020 - The government's My Health Record platform was the target of an attempted hack last year, Australia's ...

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FDA launches mobile-friendly database with information on life-saving HIV drugs as part of ongoing mission to empower the public through increased access to information and data

29 January 2020 - Interactive tool offers information on ARVs eligible for purchase under the President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief ...

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10 year update on study results submitted to ClinicalTrials.gov

14 November 2019 - A decade after ClinicalTrials.gov launched a database for reporting results of clinical trials, the database includes results ...

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DNA data shared in ways patients may find surprising

12 August 2019 - Hospitals engaged in private deals with drugmakers don’t always disclose the ways the data will be used. ...

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FDA takes new steps to improve drug supply chain integrity and patient safety by announcing its intention to begin deactivating outdated drug listing records in its database

13 August 2019 - Today, the U.S. FDA announced that it will inactivate listing records in its database that have not ...

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Doctors slow to adopt tech tools that might save patients money on drugs

5 July 2019 - When Mary Kay Gilbert saw her doctor in May for a skin infection on her leg, ...

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Call for all sponsors to publish clinical trial results in EU database

3 July 2019 - The European Commission, the European Medicines Agency and the Heads of Medicines Agencies have co-signed a ...

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My Health Record opt-out doubles to 2.5 million people

20 February 2019 - The number of Australians who opted out of the My Health Record system doubled after the ...

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The future of FDA's electronic safety surveillance

9 January 2019 - The U.S. FDA is an information-driven agency that requires robust data to make regulatory decisions.  ...

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Amazon muscles into health care with patient record software

28 November 2018 - Amazon.com is starting to sell software that mines patient medical records for information doctors and hospitals ...

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Database tracks faulty medical devices across the globe

26 November 2018 - Patients across the world now have access to facts about faulty or dangerous medical devices — ...

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Which databases should be used to identify studies for systematic reviews of economic evaluations?

16 November 2018 - This study investigated which databases and which combinations of databases should be used to identify economic evaluations ...

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Health Minister Greg Hunt to announce My Health Record changes

6 November 2018 - Health Minister Greg Hunt is poised to announce long-awaited changes to the government's My Health Record ...

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My Health Record system crashes as Australians rush to opt out

6 November 2018 - The My Health Record telephone opt-out service has overloaded and crashed as Australians rush to opt ...

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How disruptive innovation by business and technology firms could improve population health

16 August 2018 - In 1990 the Centers for Disease Control and the US Preventive Services Task Force launched Healthy ...

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