UT Austin, Jericho Systems In Patient Medical Records Pilot

The University of Texas at Austin and Dallas-based Jericho Systems said this morning that the two have launched a pilot program involving patient control over shared medical records. According to the two, the new, national pilot program with UT Austin's health IT faculty and students, involving patient control over medical records. The two said the pilot revolves around the simulation of the exchange of electronic medical records using Internet specifications; Jericho will be supplying its software as part of the pilot. Jericho develops healthcare and other access control software.