Helpful Info for Patients, Doctors, & Healthcare Providers

Digital tools

Patient Tools and Resources for Going to the Hospital or the Doctor's Office

  • My Chart MyChart is a secure electronic way to access your health information and communicate with your UTMB health care team. It is a convenient, confidential online connection tool. All you need is internet access and an email account.
  • SIDM Patient's Toolkit for Diagnosis Designed for patients by patients to help you tell your health concerns to the doctor

Our Partners

  • The Care Partner ProjectTM: An organization dedicated to demystifying health care with plain language and simple “to do” checklists to help family and friends support their loved ones’ care – with confidence and grace.
  • Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UTMB: College-level curriculum, taught by experts, for those 55 and over. No credits, exams, grades, or homework. No previous education required.
  • Open Recordings: The Oliver Center endorses the work of the Open Recordings movement where we strive to find the most effective ways to share healthcare visit information so patients and their care partners get the most out of their trip to the doctor's office.

Hospital and Healthcare Quality Links


Keywords: Caregiver, Care partner, Patient safety, Patient portal