Appointment reminders via text message available
You now have the option of receiving appointment reminders via text message. The option is available in most departments at Mayo Clinic Health System.
Sending reminders via text messaging is a quick, convenient and increasingly popular way to receive appointment reminders. You will get a text two days and two hours before your appointment. Once the message is received, you can instantly respond to the contact number provided in the text to cancel or change your appointment if necessary.
To register for this service, you need sign up in your health care provider’s office and text “MAYO” to 622622. Text message reminders are optional and you can continue to receive appointment reminders by phone call or a mailed letter.