connect patient portal columbia

by Dr. Nelson Johnston I 3 min read
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What is the connect portal?

Connect is the patient portal, offering you personalized and secure online access to view portions of your medical records to manage your healthcare. Connect is a single portal for Columbia University Irving Medical Center, NewYork-Presbyterian, and Weill Cornell Medicine.

What is Columbia connect?

Connect is a joint effort of Columbia, NewYork-Presbyterian, and Weill Cornell Medicine, so a single Connect account links you to all three institutions. With the Columbia Connect app, you can access convenient services to help manage your health.

How do I sign up for a Weill Cornell Connect account?

If you do not have a Weill Cornell Connect account, you can sign up online . If you have medical records at NewYork-Presbyterian or Columbia University Irving Medical Center, you can also access them through Weill Cornell Connect.

Where does the health information in my connect account come from?

The health information in your Connect account comes directly from your doctor's electronic medical record. For outpatient records, you can ask your doctor to correct any inaccurate information at your next visit, or send a message through Connect to your provider’s office to request corrections to your health record.

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Columbia Connect allows you to communicate with your doctor, access Connect Patient Portal, manage appointments, view test results, pay your bill, and more.

App Privacy

The developer, Columbia University, indicated that the app’s privacy practices may include handling of data as described below. For more information, see the developer’s privacy policy.

Data Not Linked to You

Privacy practices may vary, for example, based on the features you use or your age. Learn More

Where does Connect Health come from?

The health information in your Connect account comes directly from your doctor's electronic medical record. For outpatient records, you can ask your doctor to correct any inaccurate information at your next visit, or send a message through Connect to your provider’s office to request corrections to your health record.

How old do you have to be to have a Connect account?

Any patient age 12 or over is eligible for a Connect account. In addition, parents can be given portal proxy access to manage their children's accounts, or patients can grant access to their own accounts to family members, friends, or caregivers. Please see the Terms and Conditions for further information. Back to Top.

Can an adult access another adult's account?

Any adult can be given access to another adult’s account, by granting portal proxy access. The portal proxy does not need to be a patient. The patient will need to complete the Connect Patient Portal Proxy Access Authorization form.

Introducing Connect

We are committed to providing the highest quality care to our patients. To this end, we are implementing Epic, a single health record system. Along with Epic, we are introducing our new patient portal — Connect — which will give you detailed, trustworthy information about your health.

Medical Records

To request a medical record, please visit Medical Records for more information.

New to MyChart?

To gain access to your health information in MyChart, please contact your clinic, or our customer support line at 1-844-757-5607 to be sent an activation code.

Ascension MyChart

As a patient of Ascension Wisconsin, you can securely access personal health information online through Ascension MyChart.

Private and Secure Health Information

Accessing your health information through Ascension MyChart is safe and secure, giving you peace of mind. It's safe from unauthorized access because MyChart is password protected and delivered through an encrypted connection.

MyChart Mobile App

Staying in touch with your care provider while you're on the go is now easier with the free MyChart mobile app for iPhone and Android. To download the app, please visit:

MyChart FAQs and Technical Assistance

If you're having difficulty accessing your Ascension MyChart account or need technical assistance, please review our MyChart FAQs. If you still need assistance after reviewing the FAQs, you may contact MyChart Support at 1-844-757-5607.

How old do you have to be to have a Connect account?

Any patient 12 years old or over is eligible for a Connect account. In addition, parents can be given portal proxy access to manage their children's accounts, or patients can grant access to their own accounts to family members, friends, or caregivers. Please see the Terms and Conditions for further information.

Can I use the Weill Cornell app?

You can also use the Weill Cornell Medicine app — available for both Apple and Android devices — to pay your Weill Cornell Medicine services. All electronic fund transfers and payments are compliant with Payment Card Industry (PCI) standards.

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