ICYMI: In Case You Missed It

A new report shows that the majority of Americans would share their personal health information in order to support advancements in the latest medical care through the Precision Medicine Initiative. The Program, launched by President Obama during his State of the Union in 2015, is a volunteer federal program that seeks to work in conjunction with the National Institutes of Health and other industry leaders to advance health care research. Since its implementation, the number of participating individuals and health networks has increased. You can see a more complete summary of the program’s progress here.