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Scripps Doctors Sharing Medical Notes with Patients Via Secure Online Portals

U-T features Scripps physician discussing OpenNotes movement

Doctor takes notes while discussing diagnosis with patient.

U-T features Scripps physician discussing OpenNotes movement

David Wetherhold, MD, an internal medicine physician at Scripps Clinic La Jolla, was recently quoted in The San Diego Union-Tribune discussing the OpenNotes initiative at Scripps.


OpenNotes is a growing movement in medicine where physicians are encouraged to share their medical notes with their patients through secure online patient portals. Scripps has been participating since April 2017.


Read the story in The San Diego Union-Tribune: What's your doctor writing about your visit?

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