|Dreyer Welcomes Concussion Expert to Sports Medicine|
Aurora, Ill – Marc P. Hilgers, MD, PhD, FAAFP, has joined the orthopaedics team at Advocate Dreyer Medical Clinic as a sports medicine physician and the Associate Director of Sports Medicine. His special interests include concussions, sports medicine, performance enhancement, injury prevention, and rehabilitation.
The American Journal of Sports Medicine recently reported that the rate of concussions in U.S. high school athletes more than doubled between 2005 and 2012. Advocate Dreyer is thrilled to bring an expert to the Fox Valley area to serve local athletes and ensure safe return to sports.
What is MyChart?
MyChart is a free and secure interactive service available to active Dreyer patients through the Clinic's electronic medical record (EMR) system. MyChart offers features that allow patients to take an active role in their care, and provides a new way for patients to communicate with Dreyer Medical Clinic.
How do I sign up?
If you are a current active Dreyer patient aged 18 or older, you can sign up for MyChart during an appointment or call your provider's office to ask about MyChart. You can also click here to sign up online.
What if I need MyChart assistance?
If participating MyChart patients have problems with access or questions about how to use MyChart, they may call 630-906-5161 for assistance. Registered users may send a message to MyChart Support after logging in by opening the Message Center menu and selecting 'Ask MyChart Support.’
Is MyChart confidential?
As always, your medical information is kept confidential. Health care is a very personal, private subject, and you should feel comfortable using the secure MyChart services.
How is my information secured and protected?
User names and passwords provide two layers of authentication. They are stored in an encrypted database that is isolated from the internet. All communications between you and Dreyer are carried over a secure and encrypted connection. Dreyer will use MyChart only for computer-based electronic medical communication. While you may receive internet email messages notifying you of new messages in your MyChart inbox, these emails will not contain any confidential medical information. The information you view in MyChart is encrypted at the highest level possible.
How do I access my Child's or other family member's records?
Manage your family's MyChart accounts from yours for convenient access to appointments, immunization records, lab results, and more. It is available to parents or legal guardians for patients 11 and under. Patients over 18 may also designate another person to manage their account. Contact your provider's office for more information.