Pay your bill quickly and on time with the WMHS online payment portal, which is available at your convenience. Log on before your bill is due and manage your account at home.
Our online patient portals allow you to conveniently access your medical records in the privacy of your own home. Two patient portals include: Western Maryland Health System and WMHS Clinics and Physician Practices.
Accessing your medical records is easy. You can request an “Authorization” from your nurse during During your stay at WMHS or simply download the form online and follow the instructions for access.
We provide care to individuals seeking care and offer financial assistance. You may be entitled to receive financial assistance at Western Maryland Health System with the cost of medically necessary hospital services based on income and insurance status.
We encourage you to promote your own safety by being well informed and involved in the process of your care. At WMHS, you can expect full consideration of privacy and confidentiality during discussions, exams, treatments and throughout.
Your safety is important to us. As a patient, you play a vital role in making your care safe by being an active, involved and informed member of your health care team. Ask today about our “Speak Up” initiative.
As soon as you’re admitted into the hospital, we want to make you as comfortable as possible. Our patient rooms include free Wi-Fi, a TV and TV channel list, a phone and a call light button. Your caregiver will be happy to review your room amenities with you at any time.
While you are a patient at WMHS, a team of physicians, called hospitalists, may be managing your care. A hospitalist can be a physician, nurse practitioner or physician assistant who focuses on your care while hospitalized and are committed to your care 24/7, 7 days a week.
We value the feedback that our patients, visitors, and community members provide us and we make improvements to address your concerns as possible. Please speak with a team member or call us today.
WMHS is committed to a proactive approach to pain management through appropriate assessment and interventions based on your report of pain. Your caregiver will do all they can to treat your pain safely, and give you tools to manage your pain, so that you can be as comfortable as possible.
What to Expect During Your Stay
As our patient, we’re looking out for your best interest and provide you with the care you need to get back on your feet. If you have questions or need assistance, you’re not alone. Our staff is equipped and look forward to making you as comfortable as possible during your stay.
Communication between you, your support person, provider and our team is very important when thinking about your plans after you leave the hospital. We want to ensure you have an appropriate plan in place to transition to your next level of care, whether it’s home, home with outside services, assisted living or a skilled nursing facility for rehabilitation.
The Charge Master File (CMF) is a hospital’s regularly updated database containing the listing of standard charges assigned to procedures, tests, services, drugs and supplies associated with the delivery of medical care at the hospital.