• Digital health — an umbrella term that encompasses health-related applications and technologies such as telemedicine, mobile health, electronic health records, wellness apps, and wearables
  • Electronic health record (EHR) — a secure electronic database that houses information from all available patient medical records
  • Electronic medical record (EMR) — a patient’s digital medical chart that doctors and other caregivers can refer to; includes medical history, MRIs, X-rays, allergies, test results, and more
  • Personal health record (PHR) — a secure portal through which patients can access some of their electronic medical record information, as well as schedule appointments, check lab results, order prescriptions, and modify personal information