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Our healthcare records outlive us. It’s time to decide what happens to the data once we’re gone.

20:01 EDT 6 Aug 2017 | SciBlogs

By Jon Cornwall, Victoria University of Wellington Death is inevitable. The creation of healthcare records about every complaint and ailment we seek treatment for is also a near-certainty. Data about patients is a vital cog in the provision of efficient health services. Our study explores what happens to those healthcare records after you die. We […]

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