What’s The Answer? (public health records)

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I highlighted this question because although there’s a lot of talk about increasingly connecting genomics data and electronic medical records, it’s not easy to find that just yet. And I see questions about finding such sources are pretty common.

Question: Public electronic health records database

Any pointers with regards to databases where I can find publicly available anonymous electronic health records ? I need it for an internal research project.

Thanks! -Abhi

It’s something that needs to be worked out still–in technical, legal, and social ways–and having researchers using existing examples could help to define the needs and the systems that are going to be the most useful. Check out the current answers and add others if you have them.