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A publicly-traded company primarily offering a web portal. Originally a search engine in the 1990s and early 2000s, Google expanded to online messaging, e-mail services, web video, mobile phones and so forth. Google monetizes its operations primarily through advertisements. It was founded in 1998. See also: Yahoo.
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have active affiliations with Google Health and Microsoft HealthVault.
But some organizations may want to take a close look at Google Health as a customizable service.
The Google Health record is based on the Continuity of Care (CCR) record, a standard health record specification developed by a consortium of healthcare advocacy groups, providers, and regulators.
Our partnership with IBM will help both providers and users gain access to their device data in a highly simplified and automated fashion," Sameer Samat, director for Google Health, said.
It begins by a patient setting an account on a secure website such as Google Health PHR that permits data transmission and receipt from providers, insurers, and financial intuitions.
Google, for example, offers access to the MyMedicalSummary and the yourHealth by UNIVAL services for users who need help entering records into Google Health, and it offers access to MediConnect Global Inc.
Google Health emerged just as the smoke began to clear from Microsoft's launch of the HealthVault PHR platform last fall.
Executives at both HealthVault and Google Health said that they believe digitally enabled patients will help push more doctors to implement electronic medical records systems in their offices.
Executives at both HealthVault and Google Health said they believe digitally enabled patients will help push more doctors to implement electronic medical records systems in their offices.
Internet search giant Google rolled out its long-awaited Google Health product, which will enable users to upload and store medical records from many sources.
Google's CEO demonstrated the company's new personal medical information service, Google Health, that will allow users to have a single repository for records, X-rays, prescriptions and other medical history.
For example, I currently have apps that monitor my calorie intake and diet, as well as one that worked with Google Health to monitor my asthma and use of my inhaler.