Cleveland Clinic, 27 other hospitals join Apple's Health Records initiative

Cleveland Clinic is one of the latest hospitals allowing its  patients to access their health data on their iPhone as part of Apple's Health Records beta program.

"Access to one's own medical records is a crucial part of the digital transformation taking place in healthcare today, and enhances our relationship with our patients," said Peter Rasmussen, MD, a neurosurgeon and medical director of digital health at Cleveland Clinic. "Our goal is to make that access as easy, convenient and useful as possible, placing patients firmly in the center of their own health data."

Here are 28 hospitals that recently joined the trial, listed in alphabetical order:

  1. Better Me Healthcare in West Palm Beach, Fla.
  2. Centura Health in Centennial, Colo.
  3. Circle Health in Lowell, Mass.
  4. Cleveland Clinic  
  5. Cone Health in Greensboro, N.C.
  6. Confluence Health in Wenatchee, Wash.
  7. Fitzgibbon Hospital in Marshall, Mo.
  8. Greenville Health System in Columbia, S.C.
  9. Innovative Express Care in Chicago
  10. Intermountain Healthcare in Salt Lake City
  11. Kaiser Permanente in Oakland, Calif.
  12. Kreptowski Family Practice in Canton, Ohio
  13. Lehigh Valley Health Network in Allentown, Pa.
  14. Madison (Ala.) Primary Care
  15. Methodist Health System in Omaha, Neb.
  16. Missouri University Health Care in Columbia
  17. Mount Sinai in New York City
  18. Omni Dermatology in Phoenix
  19. Randolph (Wis.) Community Clinic  
  20. San Antonio Regional Hospital in Upland, Calif.
  21. San Francisco Gynecology
  22. St. Luke's Health System in Boise, Idaho
  23. Summit Medical Group in Berkeley Heights, N.J.
  24. Tampa (Fla.) General Hospital  
  25. UC Irvine Health
  26. Upstate Medical University in Syracuse, N.Y.
  27. Weill Cornell Medicine in New York City
  28. West Virginia University Medicine in Morgantown, W.Va.

Click here for a complete list of all participating hospitals.

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