Adding a MED3

Note - The MED3 Statement can currently only be created, edited and printed by clinicians who have a GMC code set up in Control Panel – File Maintenance. Non-clinical staff can print duplicate forms and add Issued by Hand data to the form, which can then be printed by the GP.

To create an electronic MED3 Doctors Statement:

  1. From Consultation Manager , select the patient required and open a consultation if required.
  2. Enter the consultation details as per your usual practice protocols.
Note - If you open an active problem, the Problem Header Read term is used to populate Diagnosis. See MED3 Information and Additional Information for further details.
  1. Once the consultation information is recorded, either:
    • Right click on a journal entry and select Create MED3.
    • Select Add – MED3, remember you can use <Alt+A> then <Alt+3> if using the keyboard.
    • Enter one of the qualifying MED3 Read terms, see MED3 Standard Information.
    • Right click on any existing MED3 data entry and select one of the following options:
  2. The MED3 Doctors Statement - Add screen displays:

  3. The MED3 Doctor’s Statement form consists of four sections which should be completed:
  1. Complete as appropriate, mandatory entries are marked with a red asterisk.
Note – To print this topic select Print in the top right corner and follow the on-screen prompts.