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Re: [IPk] I hope this works



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Date: Mon, 20 Jan 2014 10:45:04 +0000
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When I go for my GP annual review (aka the come & see us or we won't 
give yo=
u insulin - yes they made that threat), I will tell them not to share 
my dat=
a.  I will give them the form too.

> On 20 Jan 2014, at 10:28, Melissa Ford <email @ redacted> wrote:
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> Hi Rhoda
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> Re the contact lenses, I personally first heard about a photometric versio=
n
> at a conference in in Philadelphia in 2004. I was underwhelmed.
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> When the Google version hit the headlines, I trawled the web for technical=

> assessments of the lag time of tear fluid vs capillary blood and found a
> review article from a few years ago.
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> It's not so much that I know stuff off the top of my head, but I know the
> search terms I need to locate information quickly and once I know it, I do=

> tend to retain it somehow.
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> I guess the trade-off is I can never remember any of my passwords for
> telephone banking! ;P
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> Regarding Google having access to folks' data: actually you may be rather
> safe if an American company has your health data because of the federal la=
w
> called HIPAA (pronunciation: 'hippa'). See
> http://www.hhs.gov/ocr/privacy/hipaa/understanding/
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> Here in the UK we don't have HIPAA and the GP data extraction is going
> ahead despite concerns over whether it's being done well:
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> http://www.bigbrotherwatch.org.uk/home/2014/01/patients-remain-ill-informe=
d-changes-medical-records.html
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> All best
> Melissa
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>> On Mon, Jan 20, 2014 at 10:14 AM, Rhoda Martin 
<email @ redacted> wro=
te:
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>> Melissa,
>> How on earth do you store ready for easy access all this technical 
info?
>> Wish I
>> could learn from you more <vbg>
>> Rhoda
> .
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