With a vast array of patient portals available today, one of the leaders emerging is the FollowMyHealth platform provided by Allscripts. The online portal currently connects over 16 million patients with over 300,000 doctors at over 2,000 hospitals across the nation.
Let’s begin by going over some of the features of the patient portal. Your account login will bring you to the home tab of the Follow My Health Sharp dashboard.
Features of Follow My Health Sharp
Health Summary — shows all your basic information, this includes your height, weight and body mass index (BMI), blood pressure and other clinical data collected at your most recent doctor’s appointment. Your current primary insurance provider and preferred pharmacy are listed in this section as well.
Action Center — lists items that need your attention, such as forms to complete or bills to pay, messages from your doctor. This may also include requests from your doctors to update information on your electronic health records (EHR). The Action Center can be viewed in list mode or calendar mode.
Get Treated Now — will display as a feature for patients whose medical providers or doctor offers Telehealth services. Telemedicine treatment is often provided via an eVisit, either as a video chat or email correspondence.
Appointments — schedule doctor appointment, as well as view upcoming or past appointments, reschedule, cancel or get directions to your doctor’s office.
Billing — view invoices and pay bills, click on the ‘Make a Payment’ button to see your billing in more depth. Note: this feature is only available if your provider has enabled online bill pay.
App Center — displays applications that have been connected to your FollowMyHealth account. Available apps include; My Charts, Health Journal, Know My Health.
Health source devices include connections to wireless scale, blood pressure monitor and glucose monitors via devices such as iHealth, Fitbit, Nokia, Garmin, Telcare and more. A complete list of device connections available can be found on page 159 of the Allscripts User Guide (see below for access).
Inbox – Secure Messages
The FollowMyHealth inbox is similar to a traditional email system, providing an easy and secure way to communicate with your online doctor. From here you can send and receive secure messages with 24/7 access.
My Health Online
This tab contains your medical records, also known as EHR (electronic health records) including; pre-existing conditions, allergies, test results, surgical history, current medications.
From here you can click to see more detailed information and complete any necessary tasks – i.e. request a prescription refill, add an immunization, etc.
How to Login to FollowMyHealth
To begin, users will first need to register for a FMH patient portal account. Further instructions on how to register, login and beginning managing your healthcare online can be found below.
Whether you access your medical login via a website browser at www.followmyhealth.com or from the Follow My Health app, there are a variety of ways to gain access to my medical records.
— FMH Secure Login
— Google Gmail
— Microsoft Windows Live
— Yahoo sign in
— Cerner Health
If you do not currently have a FMH patient portal login, you will need to obtain an invitation code from your physician or primary care doctor before you can register for the patientportal.
* Find your Patient Portal *
HealthCare Partners Portal – mypop.healthcarepartners.com
Brown and Toland Physicians – brownandtoland.followmyhealth.com
Marin Healthcare District – marinhealthcare.org
Sharp Community Medical Group (Sharp Rees-Stealy) – scmg.org
St. Joseph Heritage Healthcare – stjoseph.followmyhealth.com
Holy Cross Hospital – medicalgroupholy-cross.followmyhealth.com
Florida HealthCare Plans (FHCP) – fhcp.com/for-members
Orlando Health Patient Portal – orlandohealth.com/patient-portal
Orthopedic Center of Illinois – orthocenterillinois.com/followmyhealthoci
Springfield Clinic (MyHealth@SC) – springfieldclinic.com/myhealthatsc
Hutchinson Clinic – hutchclinic.com/myhealthhc
Women First Obstetrics & Gynecology – womenfirstlouisville.followmyhealth.com
Orthobethesda – orthobethesda.followmyhealth.com
Ridgeview Medical Center – ridgeviewmedical.org
myColumbiaDoctors Patient Portal – columbiadoctors.followmyhealth.com
Northwell Health – northwellhealth.followmyhealth.com
PBMC Health – Peconic Bay Medical Center
Grand Lake Health System – grandlakehealth.followmyhealth.com
University Hospitals – MyUHCare – uhhospitals.followmyhealth.com
North Ohio Heart / Ohio Medical Group – partnersforyourhealth.followmyhealth.com
PriMED Physicians – primedphysicians.com/patient-portal
Baylor, Scott & White – my.bswhealth.com/login
Heritage Medical Associates – heritagemedical.followmyhealth.com
GW Medical Faculty Associates – gwdocs.com/patients-visitors
Need to Sign Up for an Account?
FollowMyHealth provides patients with a free tool to manage their preventative healthcare and medical records online.
The patient site allows users to view and refill prescriptions, schedule doctors appointments online, find a doctor, urgent care or walk-in clinic nearby, and more.
Learn more about how to create your online account via the instructions below.
Step 1 — Check your email for an invitation from your physician. Click on the link included to complete registration for your account.
Step 2 — Click ‘Sign Up and Connect’
If you already have a FollowMyHealth login and simply wish to add an additional provider, click ‘Add This Connection.’
Step 3 — Create your username and password. It is recommended you utilize your email address as your username.
Step 4 — Follow the prompts on the screen to connect to your medical provider or doctor.
Step 5 — Once the list is complete, select ‘Confirm and Continue.’
Note: An email confirming your FMH secure login username will automatically be sent to your email address.
How do I delete my FollowMyHealth Account?
To delete your EHR (electronic health records) account begin by signing in to your account at www.followmyhealth.com.
- Under the ‘My Account’ section, click on the ‘Account Preferences’ tab
- Locate and click on where it says ‘Delete your UHR.’ A warning message will appear asking you to confirm that you would like to permanently delete your patient portal account.
- Click ‘Ok’ to delete your Follow My Health account.
** If you choose to delete your account, you will permanently delete all your electronic health records data. This action is permanent and you are unable to recover any lost information. **
What is FMHMobile?
For convenient, on-the-go access to your Electronic Health Records (EHR), Allscripts provides the Follow My Health app available in both the Android App store and for iOS under Apple.
Once you have downloaded the app to your preferred device, simply use your FMH patient portal secure login to assess your account.
Contact Technical Support
Phone Number: 888-670-9775
Any and all inquiries regarding your clinical medical data, please contact your doctor or provider directly.
If you are in need of technical support relating to the patient portal, please visit the Support section under ‘My Account’ to connect with email support.
For frequently asked questions, it is also recommended that you visit the FollowMyHealth Knowledge Base or User Manual
**If you are experiencing a medical emergency, please dial 911 or go to the emergency room immediately.**
NOTE: We are not affiliated with Follow My Health, and you should NOT contact us with any sensitive information that is of a personal nature.