How to obtain access to a family member's chart

Obtaining access to a family member's medical record through MyUCDavisHealth allows you to see all medical information and history, including test results, care team messages, appointments, and more. You can only access a family memberís medical record if you are a spouse, parent, guardian, or the legal patient representative.

To request access to a family memberís medical record, log in to your own MyUCDavisHealth account and complete the online record authorization form. You can find the form under the Access Settings submenu.

You can also download and complete the Access To My Family's Record Authorization Form. When completed, please submit the form either through:

Please allow us 15 days to process your request. For additional information or questions about obtaining family medical records, please contact 916-734-5205 or email mychartactivation@ucdmc.ucdavis.edu

Please note: Patient representatives must be at least 18 years old. UC Davis Health offers parents/guardians medium proxy access. In accordance with California state confidentiality laws specific to teens, proxy access converts to a medium proxy access on the child's 12th birthday and proxy access terminates on the child's 18th birthday.

Birth to 11 years old: Parents and legal guardians are provided with full proxy access to their child's MyUCDavisHealth account. Fifteen days before your child's 12th birthday, you will receive a notification alerting you that your access will be transitioned to medium proxy access the day before your child's birthday.

12 to 17 years old: Parents and legal guardians are provided with medium proxy access to their child's MyUCDavisHealth account. Fifteen days before the child's 18th birthday, you will receive a notification alerting you that access will be terminated the day before your child's birthday.