Electronic Personal Health Records
Electronic personal health records systems - such as Stem Cell and Me, makes your personal health records accessible to you anytime via a Web-enabled device, such as your computer, tablet, or smart phone. Please visit Stem Cell and Me.com for more information.
Stem Cell and Me
Everyday providers across the country are joining together to transform how healthcare is delivered. They work together to put patients at the center of their care. Did you know that using a personal health records can lower the overall healthcare costs by billions? This further enables your doctor and your care givers to monitor the patient's compliance with care plans and initiate interventions as needed to influence behavior and impact outcomes.
Personal Health Records
A personal health records is simply a collection of information about one's healthcare. If you have a box of medical papers, you already have a basic personal health records. You have probably encountered the big drawback of paper records - You rarely have them with you when you need them. Electronic personal health records systems - such as Stem Cell and Me, address that problem by making your personal health records accessible to you anytime via a Web-enabled device, such as your computer, tablet, or smart phone. Important to note that personal health records (PHR), are not the same as electronic health records (EHR), or electronic medical records (EMR), which are owned and operated by doctors and controlled solely by their staff, hospitals or health insurance plans. There are a growing number of doctors using these systems, and while some doctors may limit your access, many allow their patients to access and print certain records by the patients.
A patient portal is a secure website that provides convenient 24-hour access to one's personal health records and information. Using a secure username and password, patients can view health information such as:
- Complete health history
- Online admission & registration
- Non-urgent appointment request
- Prescription refills
- Appointment requests
- Check benefits & coverage
- View lab results
- Online bill pay
- Secure doctor/patient chat
How Secure is Stem Cell and Me?
Sensitive and personal information is safe from unauthorized access and fully compliant by guidelines set forth by The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA).
Access From Anywhere and Any Device
Fully accessible by users on personal computers or on-the-go on tablets and smart phones, 24 hours per day, 365 days a year!