The Jockey Health Information SystemTM (JHIS) is a central database that stores jockeys’ current medical records so that they are immediately available to medical personnel at racetracks in the event of injury.
The JHIS debuted at Keeneland’s 2008 fall meeting. There are no fees for a track or jockey to participate.
The creation and development of the JHIS featured collaboration among InCompass, The Jockey Club Technology Services Inc., the Jockeys’ Guild, Keeneland Association and Dr. Barry Schumer, Keeneland’s medical director, who developed the original concept and consulted on the project.
The JHIS is a module of the InCompass Race Track Operations software. To access and use the JHIS module, a jockey must be at least 18 years of age, have a valid e-mail address and obtain a user name and password from InCompass.
To obtain a user name and password, a jockey must take a:
Click here for a list of organizations participating in the JHIS.
Racetracks interested in adding the JHIS module to their RTO software package should contact Kristin Werner Leshney at email@example.com or (859) 224-2720.
Click here to read the news release announcing the launch of the JHIS.