|Advocate Dreyer Strengthens Ties to Advocate Medical Group|
New name outside, same great care inside
AURORA - Advocate Dreyer will begin to be branded as Advocate Medical Group (AMG) on January 1, 2017. Dreyer has been affiliated with Advocate since 1996. Over the years that relationship has evolved – most recently represented by the transition in name from ‘Dreyer Medical Clinic’ to ‘Advocate Dreyer’ in 2014.
AMG is a physician-led and governed group comprised of approximately 1,500 clinicians representing more than 50 specialties. It is the largest physician group in Illinois, with more than 300 primary care and specialty outpatient sites throughout Chicagoland and Bloomington-Normal.
What is MyChart?
MyChart is a free and secure interactive service available to active Advocate Dreyer patients through the 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 Advocate Dreyer.
How do I sign up?
If you are a current active Advocate 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 Advocate Dreyer are carried over a secure and encrypted connection. Advocate 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.