Balancing patient privacy and research in care delivery

Veracuity Blog Balancing patient privacy and research in care delivery Balancing patient privacy and research in care delivery, including the use of electronic health records (EHRs) for screening and research, is an ongoing challenge. Registries that contain information that is sensitive and confidential represent a unique set of challenges that impact patient populations enrolled in…

The unbearable cost of pharmacovigilance

Veracuity Blog The unbearable cost of pharmacovigilance “Making more informed drug choices using comprehensive and actionable adverse drug events data leads to improved patient safety and outcomes and reduced costs.” Becker’s Hospital Review, 2015 According to Institute of Medicine (IoM) study To Err Is Human (IoM, 2007), adverse drug events are the largest single category…