Nothing to install.
A simple way to share for better patient care...
Access patient information from your browser.
EpicCare Link is a secure web portal that connects you to information stored in our Electronic Health Record (EHR) for your referred and admitted patients. You can have bi-directional, secure communication with our providers directly from your browser. You no longer need phone or fax. You have access to real time information within our EHR.
We'll keep you informed about their care.
You'll have the information you need to plan patients' ongoing care and they'll feel better, knowing that you're up to speed on all the care they receive.
Sign up for a login
Please Note: EpicCare Link is only supported by the most current versions of Mozilla Firefox and Internet Explorer.
Frequently Asked Questions
1. What is EpicCare Link?
EpicCare Link is Epic's web-based application for connecting organizations to their community affiliates. It provides community users secure access to select patient information in our Epic data repository. It is a read-only application with some service-oriented features that we will configure to facilitate business with community users. Examples of community users include people outside of our health centers who might need to review the clinical and administrative information of patients seen at our facilities. This could include the following people:
- Referring providers
- Referred-to providers and other post-acute care facilities
- Contracted providers
- Providers and support staff delegates
2. How does EpicCare Link work?
EpicCare Link provides registered users with secure access to the electronic health record information like test results, medications, and notes from our facilities.
3. What computer equipment does EpicCare Link require?
To access EpicCare Link you will need a PC or Macintosh computer, a high speed or DSL internet connection (dial-up not recommended) and the current browser version of Internet Explorer or Mozilla Firefox. PC users must have Internet Explorer 9, 10 or 11, Firefox 24 or later, or Chrome. Mac users must have Firefox 24 or later, Chrome or Safari.
Users might need to enable Java to view graphs and scanned images. Additionally, third-party image viewers might install Java applets and other ActiveX components on the client workstation. In this case, users need appropriate privileges on their workstations to install such components. EpicCare Link uses industry-standard encryption technology ensuring that only you and our staff have access.
4. Is there a fee for using EpicCare Link?
EpicCare Link is provided at no cost to those who refer their patients to our health centers for care. EpicCare Link is a web-based service that requires no installation on your servers or computers.
5. What information is available within EpicCare Link?
EpicCare Link provides view-only access to the patient's full health record, including lab results, diagnostic tests, progress notes, medications, allergies, health history and more.
6. How do I sign up for EpicCare Link?
To sign-up, visit: https://carelink.yvfwc.org