Blue Button

BlueButtonBlue Button ® is a technology developed by the Department of Veterans Affairs  (VA) and used widely as a standard means of downloading and sharing health information and personal health records (PHR). iPhone and iPad apps for employing the Blue Button technology appear on the Mobile Apps page.

VA_BlueBUttonView a short video about Blue Button development and use for the VA’s and learn more about the VA Blue Button Initiative Resources. See another video, here.


Medicare and TRICARE have begun offering their beneficiaries a Blue Button to download their medical records from secure websites. Now other organizations [e.g., some BC/BS insurers and providers]  are committing to offer similar capabilities for their patients and beneficiaries.

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