Request and Access your Medical Records Online

Henry Ford Health System is dedicated to collecting, maintaining and providing quality patient health information. It is committed to assuring the integrity of each patient's health information and providing information in an efficient manner while protecting the confidentiality and security of that information.

Access your medical records online

You can sign up for Henry Ford MyChart which allows you to review your medical history (lab, test results, current immunizations, preventive care and medical/surgical history) securely, it's free to use and available 24 hours a day.

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Request a copy of your medical record

Beginning December 10, 2020 Henry Ford Health System MyChart offers a free and secure on-line access for patients to request and receive copies of their Epic medical records. Medical records for personal use can be requested through MyChart, requests will be processed and the records will be uploaded to the patient's MyChart account.

If you do not have a MyChart account, you can create one by clicking the sign-up link below. Once you created a MyChart account you then can request and receive copies of your Epic medical records.

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Under HIPAA, the federal law regarding medical information storage and access, you can request copies of your full medical records from all of your healthcare providers.

  1. To request an electronic copy of your Epic medical record, please complete the 'Online MyChart Release Form'. You must log into your MyChart Account, in the menu bar go to 'Resources', and select the 'Online MyChart Release Form’. MyChart Requests will be processed and uploaded to your MyChart Account within 1 business day, after validation with the Henry Ford Health Information Management Department.
  2. To request paper copies of your medical records, or if you are requesting records from multiple visits, or records for delivery to a third party, please print and complete the Patient Information Release Authorization. The form must be completed in full - incomplete forms will be returned unprocessed.
  3.  The Patient Information Release Authorization should be signed and dated. Only the patient, the patient's legal guardian, the parent of a minor patient or the personal representative of a deceased patient may sign. If the patient is not signing, a copy of the Letters of Authority as Legal Guardian or as Personal Representative must accompany the form.
  4.  Please mail your signed patient authorization to any of the following Henry Ford locations listed below or email to [email protected]. A separate authorization must be completed for each medical record request. Requests should be directed to the facility where care was delivered. It may take 7-10 business days to process your request and there may be a fee.

Release Form

Release Form - Spanish

Henry Ford Allegiance Health
Attn: Health Information Management
205 N. East Avenue
Jackson, MI 49201
Telephone number: (517) 205-4936
Hours of Operation: 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. (Monday – Friday)
Henry Ford Hospital and Health Network
Attn: Medical Records
2799 West Grand Blvd.
Detroit, MI 48202
Telephone Number: (313) 916-4540
Hours of Operation: 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. (Monday – Friday)
Henry Ford Macomb Hospitals
Attn: Medical Records
15855 Nineteen Mile Road
Clinton Township, MI 48038
Telephone Number: (313) 916-4540
Hours of Operation: 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. (Monday – Friday)
Henry Ford West Bloomfield Hospital
Attn: Medical Records
6777 West Maple Road
West Bloomfield, MI 48322
Telephone Number: (313) 916-4540
Hours of Operation: 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. (Monday – Friday)
Henry Ford Wyandotte Hospital
Attn: Medical Records/HIM Dept.
2333 Biddle Ave.
Wyandotte, MI 48192
Telephone Number: (313) 916-4540
Hours of Operation: 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. (Monday – Friday)

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