Morning Headlines 12/7/20
CommonHealth, a Free Mobile App for Patients to Share Health Data – including COVID Test and Vaccine Status – Connects to 230 US Health Systems
The non-profit Commons Project has connected its CommonHealth app to 230 health systems, allowing the majority of Americans who use Android devices to use Apple Health-like functionality to obtain their health records from connected providers.
City of Chicago Launches New Data Analytics Tool in Fight Against COVID-19
The Chicago Department of Public Health and Rush University Medical Center launch a COVID-19 tracking hub to which all 28 area hospitals have agreed to contribute lab test results, CCDA information from Epic-using sites, and capacity information.
GBMC Health Care experiences information technology systems outage
Greater Baltimore Medical Center experiences a network disruption that has taken down several of its IT systems.
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