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Online health – not just Google!

In Uncategorized on June 11, 2008 by Alan Lovell Tagged: , ,

Remember Microsoft Health Vault? Yes, it’s not only Google out there trying to elbow their way into the pain and misery of the world. Microsoft, who have caused so much of it themselves (I jest!), are of course aiming to become big players too. They have signed up with Kaiser Permanente to test their Vault on Kaiser’s employees. It is suggested that Kaiser were “particularly impressed by Microsoft’s technology for protecting the privacy and security of personal data.” And as a side note, although MS and Google are using different platforms, it appears that they are aiming for true interoperability. We’ll see.

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