- What’s your blood type?
- When was your last tetanus booster?
- What medications are you allergic to?
- What are the medications and dosages you take on a daily basis?
- When was that blood glucose test you had?
If you don’t have the answers to these important questions at your fingertips, or you are unable to speak for yourself, let your “body of information” speak for you. Find out more information about HEALTHeLINK, the Western New York Clinical Information Exchange. You may also access our Consent FAQ’s for more information. With your consent, this unique initiative in the eight counties of WNY will allow your primary care doctor, your cardiologist, your allergist, your oncologist, or the emergency room physician, etc. to have access to the vital information they need to provide you with the best possible care.
Ask your doctor about HEALTHeLINK or access the form that will allow you to give your consent; take this form to your doctor’s office to discuss with him/her at your next visit. You can also call the HEALTHeLINK Information Line at (716) 206-0993 for more information. Take the step today to ensure your doctors have the information they need in one place—when they need it the most.
Granting consent is as easy as completing one form and giving it to your provider. Access the patient consent form on this page.
Protecting patient privacy is of the utmost importance to HEALTHeLINK. With this in mind we have developed privacy and security policies that take into account the patient’s rights and concerns.