I am a Scheduled or Current Patient 

All the information you need to feel comfortable before, during, and after your visit 

Getting you prepared

By becoming more informed and learning about what lies ahead, you’ll begin to feel more at ease. Our online resources are designed with that in mind, from our What to Expect (link to What to Expect page) section to Past Patient Stories (Link to Past Patient Stories) along with information on What to Bring/What Not to Bring to the hospital (Link to What to Bring/What Not to Bring page). After looking through these resources, your pre-hospital jitters will slowly fade away. 

Learn about other’s experiences.

You want to know what it’s like at our hospital, and we completely understand that. A section of our website is dedicated to patient stories, with new ones added regularly, so you can hear from former patients, nurses, doctors and volunteers on their experience at East Cooper.  

Join our community. 

Some hospitals may treat patients like a revolving door, but our goal is to keep building a relationship so we can keep you healthy, even after your time with us is over. 

Sign up for our eNewsletter to stay informed about hospital updates, like new classes or services, and get the latest health information. We hope to become your trusted resource. 

Past Patient Stories

The best way to learn about East Cooper Medical Center is from the people who know us best.

Access Medical Records

If you want a copy of your medical records, you can access them here.

Pre-Register for Your Visit

You don't need to pre-register for your visit. But if you want to save some time at registration, you can fill out some information at your convenience online.

What to Expect

A trip to the hospital doesn't need to be unfamiliar. Learn about what to expect during a visit to East Cooper Medical Center.

Nearby Hotels & Restaurants

If you're here from out of town, or looking for a place to eat, browse a map of our neighborhood.

What to Bring/What NOT to Bring

​A short list of essentials to bring with you, as well as recommendations for what you should definitely leave at home.

Our Unique Experience

Every hospital is different. Learn what sets us apart.

Diseases & Conditions Library

When answers are difficult to find and you’re not quite sure where to turn, you need a place that knows your questions, and offers many of the answers. We call it our Health Library, where with the click of a mouse you gain access to symptom checkers, common conditions, recent health news, and almost everything in between. Did we mention the healthy recipes?

Our Accepted Insurance

We accept a wide range of insurance plans at East Cooper Medical Center.

Your Patient Rights

When you’re a patient at East Cooper Medical Center, we make you an invested partner in your own care.

Advance Directives

An advanced directive lets others make informed decisions about your healthcare if you're no longer able. Do you have one?

Patient Portal

My Health Rec is the newest way to view, download and transmit your up-to-date health information.

Interpretive Language Service

We offer Interpretative Language Service to help patients better understand their health care.

Helpful Support Groups

We have a wide range of support groups designed to give hope and encouragement to patients and their families.

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Notice of Privacy Practices

We value your privacy. Read East Cooper Medical Center's Notice of Privacy Practices