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ONC Adds Patient Education Materials to Patient Portal GuidesNew Page

Nurse Talking with Senior Patient Provider

The Office of the National Coordinator (ONC) has joined forces with the Office of Disease Prevention and Health promotion (ODPHP) to help doctors add patient educational materials into their patient portals. The ONC’s Patient Engagement Playbook now boasts a myhealthfinder feature, designed to make patient portals more patient-friendly. Based on EHR data, specific health preventions are advised for each patient using myhealthfinder. For more on this enhancement, read the Patient Engagement HIT article.