Community Medical Providers

To gain access to Franciscan software programs and systems from outside our facilities, a formal request needs to be made, approved and processed. Please read (a) the Access to Electronic Health Records Policy and complete the organizational (b) Electronic Health Records Agreement. Each user must complete the (c) Access User and Confidentiality Agreement and the (d) Community User Access Request form. Return all forms to Franciscan's HIM Department for processing.

a) Access to Electronic Health Records Policy

b) Electronic Health Records Agreement (Organization level agreement signed by the authorizing provider)

c) Access User and Confidentiality Agreement (For each user requesting access)

d) Community User Access Request (For each user requesting access)

e) Specifications for PACS (Reference)

Submit completed form and confidentiality agreement to:

HIM Department - St. Joseph Medical Center
1717 S. J Str.
Tacoma, WA 98405

Attention: Access Coordinator

Please contact the Access Coordinator with any questions:
EpicCare Link or other system access: 253-426-4139, option 1, or email TacomaHIMEpicCare@catholichealth.net
External Auditor access: 253-426-4139, option 4, or email TacomaHIMCommunityAccess@catholichealth.net