What data does an electronic medical record include?
Patient demographics. Medical history, examination and progress reports
of health and illnesses. Medicine and allergy lists, and immunization
status. Laboratory test results. Radiology images (X-rays, CTs, MRIs,
etc.) Photographs, from endoscopy or laparoscopy or clinical
photographs. Medication information, including side-effects and
interactions. Evidence-based recommendations for specific medical
conditions A record of appointments and other reminders. Billing
records. Advanced directives, living wills, and health powers of
attorney However, CURRENTLY INCLUDED IN YOUR MEDICAL RECORDS IS ALMOST
ALL YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION,FROM YOUR SOCIAL SECURITY NUMBER, TO
COPIES OF YOUR DRIVERS' LICENCE, CREDIT CARD NUMBERS , EMPLOYER, FAMILY
MEMBER DETAILS AND PERSONAL INFORMATION.