OpenNotes Observer
April 2019

On March 4, 2019, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services proposed a new rule to support the improved exchange and use of electronic health information. The proposed rule places a strong focus on patients’ ability to access their health information and proposes that clinical notes be included in an expanded set of data that must be exchanged electronically and made easily accessible to patients.
A Parent's Perspective
Trend Report

We sat down with Homer Chin, MD, MS, an electronic health record (EHR) expert at OpenNotes. He is an affiliate professor in the Department of Medical Informatics and Outcomes Research at the Oregon Health and Science University and a member of the board of OCHIN, a not-for-profit organization that provides information and management services to safety-net clinics in support of the medically underserved.

Don't miss Steve O'Neill speaking about OpenNotes in Mental Health at the Annual Bioethics Conference in Miami.

Welcome to OpenNotes: See who has started sharing notes in the past month.

Check out this article by our Director of Patient Safety and Discovery, Sigall Bell, MD: Addressing the Long-Term Impact of Patient Harm

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Tweet of the Month

Thank you, CMS Administrator Seema Verma (@SeemaCMS) for meeting with us in Boston this week and inspiring a productive and stimulating conversation!