Given the widespread misuse of narcotics and expensive healthcare, implantable intelligent sensors should be used for anyone with reoccurring drug and/or chronic health issues to monitor their status. Encrypted prescription information can be uploaded by physicians so patients can't "doctor shop" or double-dip.
Health systems are not interlinked to prevent "doctor shopping", double-dipping, or get refills on prescriptions they don't use. Because physicians can upload and access encrypted information embedded within the patient, it would be address the above challenges.Add Improvement
Physicians would now be certain if their patients are taking their meds and whether they are taking additional ones. This could drastically cut down on misuse.