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A Tale of Two Tracers

This week, we’re kicking off our series of Tracer stories by sharing stories from two patients who requested their health data and reported back to us about their experiences. Sarah’s Story “I completed a long form to request data from one visit. It was denied because they couldn’t find the visit in the system because […]

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Got A Health Data Story to Tell?

Get down with GetMyHealthData during National Health IT week! People are tracing.  We’ve been learning.  Now, we’re releasing some early findings and new resources during National Health IT  Week, October 5-9! Check out what we’re doing below and join the conversation on Twitter (#NHITWeek and #Tracer). We’re launching a storyboard to display the stories and […]

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Traversing the Path to Patient Data Access

One patient’s experience & the outlets emerging to help Cross posted from Billian’s HealthData  Editor’s Note: Excerpted from original post.  Loran outlines the array of challenges she experienced as a patient and a caregiver trying to obtain medical records for herself and her children.  She hopes sharing her Tracer experience will help improve the process […]