Do you need a copy of your medical records?

1. Download a copy of our medical release forms:

2. Complete the form in its entirety, sign and date.

3. Send the form to Health Information Release Services via
Email (patients only):
Fax: (844) 868-1435
Mail: Health Information Release Services
660 S. Euclid Ave.
Campus Box 1219
St. Louis, MO 63110

Please note: Requests are generally processed within 30 days. Records to be sent to a Washington University physician should be addressed to the individual physician's office.


  • There is no charge for records sent directly to another physician.
  • For personal copies, there is a charge of $0.35 per minute of the time it takes to process your records plus postage, for mailing the copies to you.
  • If you would like a copy of your record provided on portable media, such as a CD or USB drive, we may charge you the actual cost of the portable media.
  • Copies sent to other recipients (i.e. attorneys, insurance companies): subject to fees as provided by state law.

Hospital Medical Records

If you need hospital records from Barnes-Jewish Hospital or St. Louis Children’s Hospital, you will need to request them directly from the hospital.

  • Barnes-Jewish Hospital
    Health Information Management Department
    314-454-5934 (Option 1)
  • St. Louis Children’s Hospital Medical Records

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