Consents may be obtained and documented through PennChart. This is best for studies where the patients are going to be seen in person for a consent visit. The consent document can be built into PennChart and signed off on a tablet. This is then stored as part of the patients EMR record. The consents need to be built by the PennChart research team. Please contact if you are interested.
Consent and other source documents all in one place
Part of regular EMR workflows
It is required that users of this method have PennChart access and have their studies in PennChart.
Epic has released a white paper that describes how their system functionality can meet part 11 compliance. At this time, PennChart is not considered part 11 compliant at Penn