Remote-access Guide

hershey medical center remote access portal

by Mr. Halle Auer Published 2 years ago Updated 1 year ago

What is the emergency department called at Hershey Medical Center?

The Emergency Department (ED) at the Milton S. Hershey Medical Center is central Pennsylvania’s only Level I Trauma Center for both children and adults. We specialize in the assessment and treatment of trauma, stroke, heart and vascular, pediatric and neurosurgery patients.

What happens if I need to go to Hershey Medical Center?

Your illness or injury may require admission to Hershey Medical Center. A staff member will transport you to an available bed. If your condition requires treatment that is not available at Hershey Medical Center, you will be transferred to an appropriate health care facility. What happens when I am discharged?

What are the patient portals and how do they work?

Our patient portals are a convenient way to securely view your personal health information and interact with Penn State Health. They play a key role in your heath care - providing a 24/7 connection to the information you need to make better decisions.

Is there parking at Penn State Hershey Medical Center?

Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center. Parking is free to patients and visitors. Our free shuttles make it easy to get around campus once you’re here. Valet Parking is available at the main entrance for patients and visitors for a nominal fee per vehicle. If you're having an emergency, please dial 911.


How do I access Penn State Portal?

Go to Please bookmark this page before clicking the login link to visit My Penn State Hershey Health in the future. There is a menu item on the and website homepages dedicated to Patient Portal.

How do I access my Penn State Health email?

Go to and you should be immediately redirected to a Microsoft login window. Enter your Penn State email address (e.g. and click the 'Next' button.

What app does Penn State Health use?

Manage your health on the go Keep track of your health from anywhere with the Penn State Health mobile app. You can use it to: Search for a Penn State Health provider by condition, treatment, specialty or ZIP code. Find a Penn State Health hospital or Medical Group practice by name, specialty, ZIP code or county.

How do I get my medical records from Hershey Medical Center?

Hershey Medical Center. Medical Records: 717-531-8055 Fax 717-531-5068. Obtain medical records of a patient who was not referred by you to the Penn State Health system. Fax these requests (on your official organizational letterhead) for the specific patient information.

What is Penn State health OnDemand?

The Penn State Health OnDemand app offers patients options for care from wherever they are! Getting sick is inconvenient, but getting care shouldn't be. In today's environment, the app is the easiest way to see a doctor without ever leaving your home.

What is the acceptance rate at Penn State?

51% (2015)Penn State University / Acceptance ratePenn State Admissions The Pennsylvania State University admissions is more selective with an acceptance rate of 54% and an early acceptance rate of 67.9%. Half the applicants admitted to Penn State have an SAT score between 1150 and 1340 or an ACT score of 25 and 30.

How do I use Penn State Health on demand?

Simply download the app and register, and then select a provider and 'click. ' Once you select a provider, the online communication begins shortly thereafter! Telehealth providers accessed via the Penn State Health OnDemand app will diagnose, may suggest follow-up care, and can prescribe medication.

Does Penn State give merit scholarships?

Penn State participates in all the major federal and state student aid programs. Scholarships are awarded on the basis of merit and/or financial need as defined by the specific scholarship program.

How do you test for Covid at Penn State?

To schedule an appointment for a test with University Health Services visit myUHS. For after-hours advice, students should begin the screening process for coronavirus over the phone by calling the 24/7 UHS Advice Nurse at 814-865-4UHS (4847) (Press 3).

How do I get my medical records?

You may be able to request your record through your provider's patient portal. You may have to fill out a form — called a health or medical record release form — send an email, or mail or fax a letter.

How do I get old medical records from a hospital?

Most hospitals and providers in each state have a similar process for requesting records. It typically begins with a written or in-person request. “Normally, one would simply have to call the health care provider and request a copy of the record and pick them up, after signing a release for the records,” Ennis said.

How do I get my medical records from Penn Medicine?

To request a copy of your medical records, print and submit a completed Authorization for Disclosure of Health Information form to the location where you received care.

What are discharged home patients given?

Patients who are discharged home are given complete after-care instructions and prescriptions, as needed.

What is Penn State Health?

My Penn State Health is a secure website where you can schedule appointments, email your health care provider, check test results, refill prescriptions and pay your bill.

Is Penn State Health allowing family support?

Penn State Health is committed to the safety of patients, staff, visitors and the general public. We are currently only permitting family/support persons to accompany patients within our facilities. One family/support person is permitted per adult inpatient visit per day. Two parents/guardians are permitted per pediatric inpatient visit per day. Per the visitation restriction policy, no visitors, aside from patient-designated family/support persons, are allowed at this time. View additional visitation information.

What is a patient portal?

Our patient portals are a convenient way to securely view your personal health information and interact with Penn State Health. They play a key role in your heath care - providing a 24/7 connection to the information you need to make better decisions. We encourage all of our patients to create an account to ensure you have ready access to your personal health information. It is a convenient, secure website that makes it easy to communicate with your physicians, pay bills, and make appointments.

Does Holy Spirit Medical Center use MyChart?

Patients of Holy Spirit Medical Center, or any of their outpatient clinics, will use MyChart as their patient portal. View participating clinics.

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9