Requesting Medical Records
The Health Information Management department maintains records of the care patients receive while they are at Temecula Valley Hospital. As required by state and federal law, these records are kept in strict confidence and are only released with proper authorization from the patient. We offer the following options described below to obtain copies of a patient's medical records and/or radiology study from Temecula Valley Hospital:
For the quickest response time, submit your medical record request through our online medical correspondence system. Get started!
You may mail your written request to:
Temecula Valley Hospital
Health Information Management Department
25500 Medical Center Drive
Murrieta, CA 92562
You may send your written request to our secure fax machine at 951-600-4363.
As we continue our efforts to combat the effects of the Coronavirus (COVID-19), the safety of our patients and staff is of upmost concern. Therefore, we are restricting in-person access to our Release of Information suite with the following exceptions noted below. Please use the other options provided on this website to request access to your records, i.e. online, mail, phone, fax, and/or via your provider. We apologize for any inconvenience.
Exceptions for In-Person Requests:
- Process servers and patients/representatives who require urgent/same day imaging CDs.
The Centralized Release of Information department is located at 25485 Medical Center Drive, Suite 106, Murrieta, CA 92562. The department is open from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday.
Note: While you are at your provider’s office for your follow-up appointment, the provider’s office can call the Release of Information department (951.696.6013 opt. 2) for any required documentation and we will fax the information directly to their office. Also, imaging CDs can be mailed directly to your provider.
If you have questions or would like additional information, please call us at 951-696-6013, option #3, and our staff will be happy to assist you. To protect our patients’ privacy and health information, we do not accept telephone requests and we do not disclose information over the telephone.
Radiology Images and Studies
Radiology images and studies require one full business day to prepare. If you are scheduling follow-up appointments and will need these materials, please plan accordingly.
Medical Record Delivery Options
After we have processed your request for medical records, we will mail the information to the address specified on your request form, or you may pick up your copy from our office. Due to the large volume of requests we receive, it may take up to 5 business days to fulfill your request from the date we receive it.