What is a Patient Portal? A website that permits patients to have access to their medical records from their doctor. Patients can access this via PC, tablet, or a smartphone. Patient portal has tons of benefits, such as appointment reminders. For example, you can look up your next scheduled appointment and also reschedule/cancel if you need to. This saves the hassle of calling and risking prolong wait time over the phone. Also, if you're getting close to being at the end of your prescription, just log on to patient portal and request a refill. When you have recently had labs done and need a quick and simple way to access them just log on to paitent portal and you can see your most recent lab results. Patient portal is bascially a simple way way to carry out tasks without having to call or vist the office. This has contributed to patient centered care. Patient engangement has improved, considering the many functions. This is because patients are able to access critical information without issues, such as lab results, provider notes and just being able to stay more engaged. Patients will
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- Fall '19
- Physician, patient portal