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News | Oct. 12, 2021

MHS GENESIS New electronic health record coming soon to the San Antonio Market

By Lori Newman

The San Antonio Market will transition to the new electronic health record system – known as MHS GENESIS – in January 2022.

The new electronic health record, shared by the Defense Department, Department of Veterans Affairs, and Department of Homeland Security's U.S. Coast Guard, delivers data to healthcare teams wherever a patient receives treatment. In the past, a patient’s medical record resided within the facility where they received care. The new shared record makes a patient's records available digitally anywhere they receive care.

MHS GENESIS is being implemented at DOD hospitals and clinics in a phased approach over the next several years.

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