Published: 05 August 2013
To qualify for "meaningful use" incentives a U.S. HDO must give 50% of its patients access to their health information, and 5% must use it. To encourage adoption, an HDO must promote the portal and its CIO must ensure access is convenient and secure for patients, proxies and caregivers.
Included in Full Research
- Look to the Banking and Financial Services Industries as a Guide to What Technical Controls Are Necessary to Secure Websites That House Highly Confidential Personal Information
- Make the Portal Enrollment as Convenient as Possible, and User Authentication as Simple as Practical
- Put in Place a Campaign to Proactively Promote the Patient Portal, Particularly by Clinicians During Patient Visits