Extending an Appointment Duration

You can extend the duration of a slot by changing the Expected Duration, when booking or editing an appointment. See - Booking an Appointment - Reception View and Edit an Appointment.

If the extended slot overruns into subsequent slots, warnings display. See - Overrun Slots Warning.

The following applies to each of the views when a slot has been extended:

  • Patient's Appointments View
    If a slot duration is extended into subsequent slots, these are greyed out. The slots can still be booked.
  • Clinician List View
    Extended duration does not display in the Clinician List view.
  • Reception View
    If a slot duration is extended into subsequent slots, these are greyed out. The slots can still be booked.
  • Special Bookings View
    Edit an Appointment to display the booking form and duration.