While the rates of consumers being given access to their online medical records is growing, many patients still do not fully grasp the value or see the need for this information.
Apple announced last week that 39 major US health systems are participating in its Apple Health Records platform, which will allow patients at those providers to view their EHRs on their iPhones.
Survey investigates why even portal-savvy patients don’t necessarily take advantage of all that’s available to them electronically.
Seeking to answer consumer questions on how HIPAA works for them, the Journal speaks with an attorney to explore various issues, from accessing deceased records to processing fee payment.
During the October 27 House of Delegates meeting at AHIMA’s Annual Convention and Exhibit, AHIMA announced its upcoming awareness campaign for the Blue Button Initiative. This graphic outlines the program and AHIMA’s strategy for the campaign.