The MyChart patient portal can enable full patient and family participation in health maintenance, health promotion and health care.
Part of the Epic clinical information system, there are supports for learning, scheduling, communications, health data collection, results review, chronic disease management, functional status assessment, e-visits and other tools that can help realize a patient-centred approach to health service delivery. MyChart exists as an adaptive internet browser application as well as native applications for smartphones and tablets. HealthKit integration facilitates data capture from a wide range of consumer health applications and devices. Proxy access protocols are supported.
Synonyms: Epic Module, Patient Portal, Personal Health Record