El Rio Rolls-out Interactive Patient
Communication Website; Birth Center Chosen as Primary Pilot
It is now even easier for Birth Center
patients to access test results, prenatal records, and other
health care documentation, request an appointment or send a
question directly to their midwifery care team, 24 hours a day
through a secure website called Next MD.
Any registered patient with a personal
email address and access to the internet can now register to
create an account. The first step is
call or come in to the Birth
Center and request an "Enrollment Token".
We have a dedicated to team onsite all week
to assist you with the sign-up process or answer questions while
you are here for your regular visit.
Once you have created an account, you
can securely log-in and send communication that is transferred
directly to the El Rio Electronic Medical Records system, called
NextMD portal transmits information via secured webservers so
that no personal health information (PHI) is ever transmitted in a
way that would make it available to anyone else.