Eric Topol, M.D., chief academic officer of San Diegos Scripps Health, has seen the future of medicinea future based on a fundamental shift in who accesses and owns medical dataor what he calls the rebooting of medicine.
You are your data but more importantly each individual needs to own their data. Thats where we need to be, Topol told an audience at last weeks AHIMA conference in San Diego. People deserve the respect that comes from data because the information science that were into now and going into much deeper has to be taken on by patients.
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