10 latest hospitals, clinics to join Apple's health records project

Julie Spitzer - Print  | 

Houston Methodist Hospital is the first hospital in its city to join Apple's health records project.

The iPhone maker released plans in January to integrate patient health records into the iPhone's Health app as part of its iOS 11.3 beta rollout. The program first launched at 12 hospitals, including leading providers like Danville, Pa.-based Geisinger and Baltimore-based Johns Hopkins Medicine. Since then, almost 90 hospitals have signed onto the project, according to Apple's tally as of Aug. 22.

Ricky Bloomfield, MD, clinical and health informatics lead at Apple, posted a series of tweets in August that 10 hospitals had recently joined the initiative.

Here are the 10 latest hospitals and clinics to adopt Apple's health records feature as of Aug. 22, presented in alphabetical order:

1. Austin (Texas) Regional Clinic

2. Dr. Albert Boyd, MD (DeSoto, Texas)

3. Houston Methodist Hospital

4. Highlands Health System (Prestonsburg, Ky.)

5. John Muir Health (Walnut Creek, Calif.)

6. Midwest Surgical Hospital (Omaha, Neb.)

7. Monroe County Hospital and Clinics (Albia, Iowa)

8. Syringa Hospital and Clinics (Grangeville, Idaho)

9. University of Rochester (N.Y.) Medical Center

10. University of Virginia Health System (Charlottesville)

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