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The local county clerk’s office maintains official birth records, so you’ll need to contact the vital records department of the Cook County clerk’s office. You can visit one of their locations in person, or you can find them on the web by visiting the Cook County Clerk’s Office.
In order to protect your privacy, Westlake Hospital requires written authorization to release your medical records to another person or organization. Below is the Authorization to Use and Disclose Individually Identifiable Health Information, which you can print, fill out, and return to the Medical Records department or fax to the number below.
Fax number: (708) 938-7179
There is no charge for releasing copies of health information directly to health care providers. The charge to release copies of health information directly to you, or your representative as per above requirements, is listed below. To reduce the cost, please consider requesting specific information rather than a complete record.
|Number of Copies||Medical Records|
|Pages 1-25||$0.93 per page|
|Pages 26-50||$0.62 per page|
|Pages 51 and more||$0.31 per page|