By David Hatch
We hear a lot about the efficacy of food safety testing. The benefits of having a well-rounded and robust testing program are many and well–documented. We also hear that the industry has chosen “not to compete on food safety,” just as the healthcare industry has chosen to do with treatment programs. Sharing advances and treatment program outcomes provides an immense boon to healthcare practitioners. With the advent of a major digital transformation – the electronic health record – the healthcare industry enabled advanced information sharing that has saved lives and mitigated disastrous outcomes.