Tiago Pedrosa, Rui Pedro Lopes, João C. Santos, Carlos Costa, José Luis Oliveira


The research related with digital health records has been a hot topic since the last two decades, producing diverse results, particularly in two main types – Electronic Health Records and Personal Health Records. With the current wider citizen mobility, the liberalization of health care providing, as well as alternative medicine, elderly care and remote patient monitoring, new challenges had emerged. These brought more actors to the scene that can belong to different healthcare networks, private or public sector even from different countries. For creating a true patient-centric electronic health record, those actors need to collaborate in the creation and maintenance of the record. In this work, the Hybrid Electronic Health Record (HEHR) is presented, describing how information can be created and used, as well as focusing on how the patient defines the access control. Some new services are also discussed.


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Paper Citation

in Harvard Style

Pedrosa T., Lopes R., C. Santos J., Costa C. and Oliveira J. (2011). HYBRID ELECTRONIC HEALTH RECORDS . In Proceedings of the International Conference on Health Informatics - Volume 1: HEALTHINF, (BIOSTEC 2011) ISBN 978-989-8425-34-8, pages 571-574. DOI: 10.5220/0003167605710574

in Bibtex Style

author={Tiago Pedrosa and Rui Pedro Lopes and João C. Santos and Carlos Costa and José Luis Oliveira},
booktitle={Proceedings of the International Conference on Health Informatics - Volume 1: HEALTHINF, (BIOSTEC 2011)},

in EndNote Style

JO - Proceedings of the International Conference on Health Informatics - Volume 1: HEALTHINF, (BIOSTEC 2011)
SN - 978-989-8425-34-8
AU - Pedrosa T.
AU - Lopes R.
AU - C. Santos J.
AU - Costa C.
AU - Oliveira J.
PY - 2011
SP - 571
EP - 574
DO - 10.5220/0003167605710574