Google’s health care data-sharing partnership is a problem

Venture Beat | Jun 20, 2021 at 7:20 PM
  • On May 26, Google and HCA Healthcare, a national hospital chain, announced a data sharing partnership that will provide the internet giant with access to a host of patient records and real-time medical information.
  • More than half of Americans have no clear understanding of how their data is used once it has been collected, and some 80% are concerned about how much of their data advertisers and other social media companies have collected.
  • It will be stored without the consent of patients, whose deeply personal information is in question.