MyChart offers secure on-line access to portions of your electronic medical record, where your doctor stores your health information. It allows you to communicate with your care team via secure messaging when it is convenient for you.
With MyChart you can:
MyChart shows a portion of your electronic medical record. MyChart contains some of the most recent and pertinent information you would need to report to your next healthcare provider to aid in your treatment decisions.Return to Top
There is no fee. MyChart is a free service offered to our patients.Return to Top
You have three options:
You will use the activation code to log in to MyChart for the first time. You will then be asked to create your own unique MyChart ID and password. After that, you will not need the activation code to log in.Return to Top
For your security, your activation code expires after 60 days and is no longer valid after you use it the first time. If you are having problems using the activation code, email us at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 913-588-4040.Return to Top
You can sign up without an access code at mychart.kumed.com. Look for the Sign Up Now button. If you prefer to use an access code, contact us at email@example.com or call 913-588-4040. After we verify your information, we will send a new code via U.S. mail. Privacy concerns prevent us from emailing a new activation code to you.Return to Top
You need access to a computer connected to the Internet and an up-to-date browser. The browsers supported by MyChart are:
You will also need a personal email account. You will receive email notifications each time we add information to MyChart.Return to Top
A number of different services offer free email accounts. Some of the more common ones are Google’s Gmail, Yahoo and Hotmail. You can go to their websites, e.g., gmail.com, yahoo.com or hotmail.com and follow instructions for setting up an email account.Return to Top
Your test results are released to your MyChart account after your doctor has reviewed them, generally within 3-4 business days.Return to Top
Some tests are very sensitive, and your physician may want to discuss results with you or request follow-up tests before publishing information in MyChart.Return to Top
Your MyChart information comes directly from your electronic medical record completed by your healthcare provider. You may ask your provider about this information at your next visit.Return to Top
Yes, as long as you are age 18 or older and legally competent. To give another person access to your MyChart record, ask for a MyChart Proxy Access Form at your next clinic visit.Return to Top
Due to the sensitive nature of medical information, each adult must have an individual MyChart account.Return to Top
As a parent or guardian of a child under age, 18, you may request proxy access to your child's records. You must complete and return a MyChart Proxy Access Form and receive a special access code to sign up as a proxy.
You may click the "Forgot Password" link on the sign-in page to reset your password online.Return to Top
Log in to MyChart. From the left menu, go to the Preferences section and select the appropriate option.Return to Top
You may email us at firstname.lastname@example.org, or call 913-588-4040.Return to Top
Please select Preferences > Change email Address and review the email associated with your MyChart account.
If you have several email accounts, be sure you have included the preferred one in MyChart.
Check your spam folder for communication from MyChart. If you find it there, select the email and select Trust Sender so that future emails go to your inbox.
If you have opted out of emails and would like to start receiving them, please contact the MyChart Support Line at 913-588-4040.Return to Top
We take great care to keep your health information private and secure. MyChart uses the latest 128-bit SSL encryption technology with no caching to automatically encrypt your MyChart session.Return to Top
MyChart is fully compliant with federal and state laws pertaining to your privacy. We handle your name and email address with the same care and privacy given your health records, and we will never sell or lease your information.Return to Top
We take precautions to protect your privacy and the security of your information. If your keyboard remains idle for 15 minutes or more, our system will automatically log you out of MyChart. If you need to leave your computer for even a short period of time, we recommend that you log out of MyChart to keep your information secure.Return to Top
Yes, we will continue to add new features and services to MyChart. We will notify you when these are available. Look for notification messages when you log in to MyChart.Return to Top
All your personal health information is stored on a secure network, and it will continue to exist securely even if you do not access it. If you return to our organization or decide to begin using MyChart again, your information will be there for you and your health provider to access.Return to Top
While your child’s medical record will always be available to you from your physician’s office, some parts of the MyChart account will become unavailable after your child turns 14. This is done to protect the patient/physician relationship. Once your child turns 14, you will no longer be able to access test results, medications, health issues or past appointments. You will still be able to access immunization and allergy information and certain other features as they become available via MyChart. For further information, please contact MyChart Support at 913-588-4040.Return to Top