Services offered by FollowMyHealth.com include prescription refills, private communication with physicians and appointment scheduling. FollowMyHealth allows users to manage their personal medical records through a unified database.
To use FollowMyHealth, the user must register an account with the website and create a Universal Health Record. The user selects Create an Account on the website main page and fills in the required information including name, email address, date of birth and ZIP code. The user may then choose to create a user name and password for FollowMyHealth or log in with another service such as Facebook.com, Yahoo.com or Gmail.com.
After account creation, the user connects with relevant medical organizations by searching by name or within a ZIP code area. Some doctor's offices may require an emailed request from the patient before connecting via FollowMyHealth. After adding a connection, the user may view his medical records at that office from home at any time. The service also allows the user to fill out necessary forms prior to going in for an appointment, view test results, update information about allergies or medications, and pay outstanding medical bills. FollowMyHealth is a secure service that meets all federal and state regulations regarding the confidentiality of medical records.