The Email a Patient service checks for messages at 9:00 a.m and 1:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. Messages are hand-delivered to patients. Any messages received after 1:30 p.m. will be delivered the following weekday. Emails received over the weekend may not be delivered until Monday. There may be delays in delivery for emails received during holidays. Email received after the intended recipient has been discharged will not be delivered and you will not be notified.
Please note this service is setup only to receive messages. We cannot send outgoing replies. You will receive notification that your message has been received and will be delivered if the patient is still in the hospital. We respect message confidentiality. For more information about this service, please read our Q & A.
Email a Patient is designed to provide friends and family members convenient access to patients at Morehead Memorial Hospital by utilizing email to send messages.
You have already completed the first step, which is to visit our Web site. Now all you have to do is complete the form and when finished click the Send button.
Emails are delivered after 1:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. We will check for new messages every weekday at 9:00 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. Emails received after 1:30 p.m. on weekdays will be distributed the following weekday morning. Email received over the weekend will be delivered the following Monday morning. There may be delays in delivery for emails received during holidays.
No. "Email a Patient" is set up only to receive patient emails. We cannot send outgoing replies.
Are the email messages I send confidential?
All messages received are handled confidentially. Upon receipt, your message will be printed, placed in a sealed envelope and delivered directly to the patient’s room.
Any type of communication or messages conducting personal business, containing questionable content or business/vendor solicitations will not be delivered and will be deleted from the message center.
No. Attachments can not be accepted.
Your privacy is important to us and we want you to feel comfortable visiting our site. Any personal information that you give to us, including your e-mail address, will be used only in the following ways: While visiting our site, if you give us personal data in order to receive information from us, we will collect and store that personal data. We will not provide your personal data to any third party without your permission. We do not automatically collect your personal e-mail address simply because you visit our site.
If we partner with a third party to provide services and you sign up for those services, we will share your name and other contact information necessary for our partner to provide the services to you.
If you view specific pages or download information from specific pages on our site, we will track and add the number of your visits to the aggregate number of visits by all users in order to better design our site. We may share aggregate demographic information with our partners. This is not linked to any personal information that can identify you or any other visitor to our Web site.
By using this site, you consent to the collection and use of your personal information as detailed in this Privacy Pledge. We will post any changes to this Privacy Pledge on this site so that you always know what information we collect and how we use it.