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9 Popular Personal Health Record Tools

While many consumers remain skeptical of personal health records, advocates say these tools can help patients manage medical data and interact with doctors. Here's a look at nine popular PHR offerings.
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The Allscripts Patient Portal, from Allscripts Healthcare Solutions, is powered by Intuit Health. In partnership with Allscripts, Intuit Health provides an online CCR/CCD-compliant tool that allows patients to easily view, update, correct, and share their health data. The tool's sharing capabilities make it useful for patients with chronic conditions, and it addresses Meaningful Use qualifications. Like many of the other products mentioned, this portal gives patients access to personal health information, helping patients view, update, manage, and share their information. As a result, it also reduces phone calls and paperwork requests, Allscripts says.

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Rohal
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6/30/2012 | 5:10:14 AM
re: 9 Popular Personal Health Record Tools
Maybe you have a look at Drimpy.com ? Why not, it is an integrated and overarching health care platform, patient based and with three basic and free features: your PHR, daily journal for tracking and monitoring your health parameters and a private and safe connection and communication network!
Connect with us to learn more about its premium features just like the physician features!
Thx. for allowing me this "promotional" comment!
Rob
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