Welcome to Your Medical Home!

Medical Home

Dr. Schmidt is committed to providing you with the best possible care. Located in Belmar, NJ, he takes the time to talk to you about your symptoms so he can determine the underlying cause.

 

His dedication to your health and well-being goes beyond an office visit. As a patient, you will have the peace-of-mind that Dr. Schmidt is available when you need him. Patients have e-mail and cell phone access to Dr. Schmidt. He also does house calls for patients that are not able to visit the office. Experience the difference yourself by making an appointment with Dr. Schmidt today. We welcome patients enrolled by the Affordable Care Act, New Jersey Medicaid and most other health insurance plans.

 

Our goal is to improve your health by putting vital information at your finger tips so that we can work more successfully together. Visit our Healthy Links page for health calculators such as Breast Cancer Genetics Referral Screening Tool (B-RST), Fracture Risk, Fat Intake, Protein and the Glycemic Index and Glycemic Load for 100+ Foods. Visit our FAQs page to get answers to questions that Dr. Schmidt has from patients.

 

Patients can access their medical information on our Patient Portal!  Contact Valerie and ask her to send you an email invitation. You have to respond to the invitation to obtain a password.  Once you have the password, you can view your personal health information, interact with your health care providers, request prescription refills and more!

 

The August Issue of Healthy Living in Your Medical Home is now available. Learn what you need to know about sleeping, snoring, and a new screening test to that will record your blood oxygen level while you sleep and determine if further testing is needed. Subscribe to Dr. Schmidt's E-Newsletter today to be kept up-to-date on valuable information to improve your health and well-being.

 

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Dr. Schmidt adopted the Medical Home concept. He truly believes that you will live a healthier life if the medical care you receive from specialists is coordinated. As a result, Dr. Schmidt, your specialists and you will have more complete information on your medical background. Your data will be stored in a secure Electronic Medical Record which will serve to enhance the quality of your care, minimize redundancy and reduce the likelihood of negative interactions by prescribed medicine. View the video below to learn more about the many advantages of a Medical Home.

 

"Visited the Patient Portal (Medical Home). It's magic! For the first time in my life, I feel like a partner in my own health care." - Greg Ryan

 

Dr. Schmidt earned the distinction of being named Healthcare Hero Volunteer of the Year by NJBIZ.

 

We welcome your comments and questions and will constantly work to improve this site so that you have better and faster access to your appointments, lab results, and PHI. As we build our relationship, you will hopefully view this page not only as our Practice Home Page but also as a window into your Medical Home!

Healthy Living

Nothing is more important to us than your health! A critical step to good health is expanding your fund of knowledge. Let us help you improve your health by introducing you to informative and user-friendly web sites on our Healthy Links Page. Links for some of our favorites are given below.


Dr. Schmidt is committed to providing superb primary care by working in close partnership with his patients, listening carefully to their concerns, and by coordinating the services provided within their medical home. Nearly 100% of his patients said that they receive high quality care from Dr. Schmidt. Read the results of his Patient Satisfaction Survey.

 

Dr. Schmidt is also committed to using state-of-the-art patient-friendly information technology whenever possible to make access to medical care as convenient as possible. As an example, the patient portal allows patients to make appointments, get lab results, refill prescriptions and more. The portal also provides reminders to obtain immunizations and age-appropriate screening tests.

 

Another example is the use of electronic medical records which will improve the portability of patient information throughout the extended medical home while protecting patient’s privacy. These are just a few examples of what is meant by “meaningful patient-centered medicine.” Dr. Schmidt is dedicated to improving the quality of your life by giving you access to advanced medical care.