patient access medical device data

By Brian Dolan 03:05 pm June 9, 2016
In 2012 The Wall Street Journal published a story that quoted a big medical device company spokesperson explaining that they couldn't provide patients the medical device data gathered by implanted devices inside their own bodies because regulators wouldn't allow it. "Medtronic says federal rules prohibit giving Ms. Hubbard's data to anyone but her doctor and hospital. 'Our customers are...