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Study: Combining Social Media, EHRs Could Inform Health Outcomes

A study conducted by researchers from the University of Pennsylvania’s Perelman School of Medicine finds many patients are willing to share social media and electronic health record data for research. The authors note that such information could be used to build a database that provides insights into individuals’ health and health outcomes. Healthcare IT News et al.

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