Data alone won’t do it!

Yesterday the major tech companies agreed to make it easier to share health related data. Per a story in today’s Wall Street Journal; “Major tech companies committed Monday to removing technological barriers that have hindered patient and provider access to healthcare data online.” Naturally this is being hailed as a major achievement, that this data sharing will result in better patient outcomes and lower overall costs.

This really isn’t that big of a deal for patients with diabetes as there are plethora of apps and toys that already share patient data. For years we’ve been writing about . . .

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