Adding an Encounter

  1. Open a patient record. See - Selecting Patients - Overview.
  2. From the Patient Summary screen select New Encounter button.
  3. The Current Encounter screen displays.

  4. You can now add data to the encounter. See - Adding Clinical Data.

  5. Acute Visit is the default encounter type. To change this simply select the menu and choose the appropriate encounter type.

  1. Select the Close this Encounter button to save and send the data back to the practice system.
Note - The patient record can be searched during the Encounter. See - Searching the Patient's Record.