Patient Portal FAQs
What is the patient portal?
The patient portal is an online health management tool that uses proven, credible and widely-embraced technology to provide patients secure access to and ownership of their personal health information.
Who is eligible to enroll?
A select set of patients can sign up for the patient portal in person at this time. Online self-registration for all patients is being developed.
What are the benefits?
Patients can manage their health online using the patient portal to:
- Access inpatient health records, including procedures, immunizations, medications and allergies
- Download health information to share with other physicians
- View most lab results How do I sign up?
You can enroll during your hospital stay or request an account from one of our staff members by providing a valid email address to our patient access staff. Soon after, you will receive an email with instructions to activate your account.
When will I see my lab results?
Lab results will be posted to the patient portal 34 hours after results are entered into your electronic health record.
Is my information secure?
Yes. The federal government has established standards and other criteria for all data that is captured electronically