7 more hospitals, clinics join Apple's health records project

Seven more hospitals and clinics recently signed on to Apple's health records project.

The iPhone maker released plans in January to integrate patient health records into its Health app as part of the iOS 11.3 beta rollout. The program launched at 12 hospitals, including leading providers like Danville, Pa.-based Geisinger and Baltimore-based Johns Hopkins Medicine. Since then, almost 200 hospitals, health systems and clinics have signed onto the project, according to Apple's tally as of Dec. 13.

Ricky Bloomfield, MD, clinical and health informatics lead at Apple, tweeted an update Dec. 12, listing the seven hospitals that recently joined the initiative.

Here are the seven latest hospitals and clinics to adopt Apple's health records feature:

1. Cogdell Memorial Hospital in Snyder, Texas

2. David J. MacGregor, MD, in San Francisco

3. Fisher-Titus Medical Center in Norwalk, Ohio

4. Lake Health in Mentor, Ohio

5. Lavaca Medical Center in Hallettsville, Texas

6. Madison Memorial Health Partners in Rexburg, Idaho

7. PeaceHealth in Vancouver, Wash.

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