Practices that show potential to achieve desirable public health outcomes in a specific real-life setting and produce early results that are consistent with the objectives of the activities and thus indicate effectiveness.

The Personal Health Library: A Single Point of Secure Access to Patient Digital Health Information

Ammar, N., Bailey, J. E., Davis, R. L., Shaban-Nejad, A.

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Healthcare Access and Quality
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This article discusses the building of a Personal Health Library, a single point of access for patients’ digital health information. By creating this tool, patients would be able to make more informed decisions surrounding their own care. The article discusses the resources needed to build this tool.

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Improve Data Infrastructure

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