Many of you know that this past May Johnston Health transitioned over to EPIC, an electronic health-record software that is used across the UNC Health Care system. With this transition came the switch to My UNC Chart.
This feature allows patients to easily access important medical information and gives them the tools to take control of their health through a secure, easy-to-use online portal. Not only can patients go online to access the My UNC Chart patient portal but they can also access their medical records through the My Chart app which is available for both iOS and Android.
We’ve come up with a list of the top features of the My UNC Chart online patient portal.
Manage your appointments.
This is important. You can now request new appointments, view past and upcoming appointments and cancel appointments. Managing appointments can help you to prevent missing an appointment and avoid cancellation fees. It also ensures that you are better prepared for your appointments.
There’s an App for that.
Get the FREE MyChart mobile app to connect with your care anytime, anywhere. Available for Android and iPhone users from the App Store and Google Play.
Request prescription refills anywhere you are.
Only available through they My Chart app, you can request a refill for your prescriptions right from your home. You can also review instructions for medications that you are currently taking.
Access test results quickly and securely.
Using the My Chart portal to view test results is a faster and more secure method to receive vital health information. The test results are sent directly to your account, so there are no worries about anyone other than you seeing your personal information. You can also see any of your doctor’s comments for many standard medical tests.
Pay bills online.
With the My Chart patient portal not only can you can view your bills but you can also pay for them. This tool allows your payments for services to be received in a safe and quick manner.
Manage other accounts.
Now you can use your account for permission-based access to manage the care of your children, spouse, parents and other loved ones who are UNC Health Care patients. This also works for those who you give permission to access to your health records. Using the My UNC Chart patient portal can help keep your whole family healthy.
Now it’s time to sign up. To learn more information about the features of the My UNC chart or to log on please visit myuncchart.org.