One non-profit organization in Central New York is making it easier for your medical records relating to be accessed all in one place. With the help of HealtheConnections, all your medical information can now be accessed from hospitals, labs, radiology centers, pharmacies and physicians with your permission.
HealtheConnections is a company that works with hospitals, labs, and medical providers, bringing medical records together for patients. The company’s main goal is to connect with the healthcare community so that patients are not tasked with transporting their medical information from provider to provider.
There are currently 755 participating organizations, in the 11 county regions – Cayuga, Cortland, Herkimer, Jefferson, Lewis, Madison, Oneida, Onondaga, Oswego, Saint Lawrence, and Tompkins counties.
Providers say that HealtheConnecitons practices are extremely helpful, affording doctors and hospitals access to records online and making patient care easier and more helpful, especially in emergency situations.
If you’d like more information on HealtheConnections, visit them online at healtheconnections.org.