Research Electric Data Capture

A secure, meta-data driven electronic data capture for building translational and clinical research database. Learn more about REDCap by watching this video. Brief Overview of Recap (5 min) (

REDCap projects are created within the software which can be accessed with all the detail of a study from anywhere using REDCap. Log into the secure site and enter data, manage subjects, update protocol details, manage users, export a dataset, verify data entry and more. REDCap offers a free, easy- to use and secure method of flexible yet robust data collection. The department of research and information services are providing access, ensuring functionality, and providing user administrative support.

Note: Specific project building or guidance is currently not being supported; please utilize the community and educational resources both within REDCap itself and online.

Create a REDCap account:

  1. Open
  2. Enter your Lifebridge Health network username and password.
  3. Two factor authentications are required, an automated email will be sent with a code to your LBH email.
  4. Once you login, your account is active.

Please do give us any feedback at if there are any functionality issues.

Videos – REDCap ( REDCap Video Tutorials are available here and within the REDCap application

Additional REDCap features:

  • REDCap Mobile App: Collect data offline using an app on a mobile device when there is no Wi-Fi or cellular connection, and then later sync data back to the server.
  • Grant and manage individual user or data group user rights and permissions. The latter is useful for multicenter studies
  • Ad Hoc Reporting
  • Scheduling: Built in project calendar and scheduling module for events and participant visits
  • Create and manage a contact list of survey respondents or create a simple survey link to email out or post on a website.
  • Send files to others securely
  • Print data collection instruments as a PDF to collect data offline
  • REDCap API: Have external applications connect to REDCap remotely in a programmatic or automated fashion