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Kaiser Spearheads Paperless Records
NBC Bay Area

Oakland-based Kaiser Permanente, one of the nation’s largest hospital chains, is working with four other large health interests to create America’s first major electronic health records network.

The records would be confidential, protected under HIPPA as all medical records are. They would, however, be easily transferable, moving with the click of a mouse from your home doctor on the west coast to an emergency room on the east coast.