OpenNotes and Results Release Resources

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These resources are intended only for clinicians caring for Sutter patients. Please do not share the link to this page outside of our Sutter network of care.   

This site provides clinicians with OpenNotes and Results Release resources. To help guide you, we are posting new information as it becomes available


Leader Message on OpenNotes and Results Release
Frequently Asked Questions for Clinicians
Presentation Slide Deck – PDF
Information Blocking Exceptions
Clinician Q&A Sessions

EHR Tip Sheets: (Coming Soon)

Tip: SmartData element for note blocking prior to 10/29
Tip: Button for note sharing/blocking starting 10/29, with diverging workflows for providers to justify note blocking in the inpatient and outpatient settings.
Tip: Results release starting 10/29 – how to block a result at the time of ordering and how to retract a result that was previously released.


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