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Patient medical history in an implanted chip

by Medindia Content Team on  July 17, 2006 at 4:48 PM General Health News   - G J E 4
Patient medical history in an implanted chip
New York - A reputed insurance company has devised a chip that can be implanted into a patient's arm, which is capable of recording medical histories. This will assist the medical personnel to easily get hold of patients' medical data.
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Horizon Blue Cross and Blue Shield of New Jersey have launched the program to test this product, which will go a long way in bringing down the chances of medical mistakes.

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The chip can be interpreted with the use of an instrument designed to read the recorded data.

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