What is CareLink?

CareLink is a web-based Epic application designed to give external or affiliated providers whose patients also receive medical care at the University of Chicago Medicine view-only access to a patient's Epic electronic medical record.

With CareLink, providers can:

  • Review medical records for their patients who also seek medical care at the University of Chicago Medicine, ensuring coordination and continuity of care.
  • Place referral requests, or submit laboratory and imaging orders for patients they have referred.
  • Communicate securely with UChicago Medicine providers regarding coordination of patient care.

Request Access

Providers may request access to CareLink by having your site contact submit the forms below to  If you have questions, please contact UChicago CareLink support by phone at 855-826-3882 or email at

CareLink User Request Form (PDF)
CareLink Agreement Form (PDF)