HHS releases EHR-ready family health history tool

The Department of Health and Human Services today updated its Family Health Portrait tool so the information it generates is ready for use in electronic and personal health records. Consumers can use the online tool to create an electronic record of family health information to share with relatives and health care providers. For more information, see the news release.


(SOURCES: AHA News Now, http://ahanews.com, January 13, 2009)