Free Wi-Fi Access

Newton-Wellesley Hospital provides free Wi-Fi access in our Emergency Department, all inpatient areas and in our Surgical Pre-Test Department so patients and their visitors can connect to the Internet.

Instructions for Wireless Internet Access at Newton-Wellesley Hospital
Access is available for those with currently supported versions of Windows and Macintosh operating systems and can be used at most locations throughout the Hospital.

The Newton-Wellesley Hospital Information Systems Department has put together the following instructions to help visitors log on to the wireless Internet.

Windows Computers

  1. Right click on your Wireless Network Connection icon that is viewable on the right side of your Start Bar, in the system tray. The Start Bar is located at the top or bottom edge of your screen.
  2. Choose Open Network Connections.
  3. You will now see your Network Connections window.
  4. Right click on the Wireless Network Connection icon. Choose View Available Wireless Networks.
  5. The Newton-Wellesley Hospital Patient and Family Wireless Network should be visible. Select the network called PHSPIAGUEST. Click the Connect button.
  6. You should see the connected indicator next to the PHSPIAGUEST wireless network. You can now open your Internet browser.
  7. If you come across the certificate error page, click on Continue to this web site.
  8. You should now be connected to the Newton- Wellesley Hospital Patient and Family Internet Access web page. Click the Continue button.
  9. You will see the Partners Healthcare System Acceptable Use Policy. Once you have read the policy, click the Accept button.
  10. Click on the http://www.partners.org link.
  11. You are now on the Partners official Web site. If you would like to go to another site, type the URL into the address bar or use an entry from your Favorites menu.

Mac Computers

  1. Click on the AirPort wireless icon in the system tray. If you cannot see the icon, turn on AirPort by clicking the Apple icon and going to SystemPreferences>Network>AirPort.
  2. The Newton-Wellesley Hospital Patient and Family Wireless Network should be visible. Select the network called PHSPIAGUEST. Click the Connect button.
  3. You should see the connected indicator next to the PHSPIAGUEST wireless network. You can now open your Internet browser.
  4. If you come across the certificate error page, click on Continue to this web site.
  5. You should now be connected to the Newton- Wellesley Hospital Patient and Family Internet Access web page. Click the Continue button.
  6. You will see the Partners Healthcare System Acceptable Use Policy. Once you have read the policy, click the Accept button.
  7. Click on the http://www.partners.org link.
  8. You are now on the Partners official Web site. If you would like to go to another site, type the URL into the address bar or use an entry from your Favorites menu.

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