How Health Data From the Pharmacy & Your Genome Will Inform Care

Imagine if, in between picking up aspirin and finding a birthday card at the pharmacy, you could have basic biometrics data taken to automatically inform medication dosage and other care decisions by your doctor. It’s already starting to happen, and also includes analyzing your genome alongside that biometric and clinical data. A partnership between Interpreta and higi, with a network of 11,000 health self-screening stations at retail locations nationwide, is helping to support genomics-driven population health and closing gaps in care through collection and communication of patient vital signs and environmental data to healthcare professionals.
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