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Assigning medical alerts

You can add alerts for medical alerts/problems (medical conditions), medications/prescriptions, allergies, and implantable devices to a patient's record. You can also add implantable devices to a patient's record.

To assign medical alerts and devices to a patient

1.   Do one of the following:

·        With a patient selected in the Family File, double-click the Medical Alerts block, or click the button in that block.

·        With a patient selected in the Patient Chart, from the File menu click Medical Alerts.

·        In a patient's Treatment Planner, from the File menu, click Medical Alerts.

·        With a patient's appointment selected in the Appointment Book, right-click that appointment, click Medical Alerts/Notes to open the Medical Alerts/Notes dialog box, and then click Edit.

The Medical Alerts dialog box appears.

2.   Click the New Medical Alert(s) button , and then click one of the following options on the menu:

·        Problem

·        Medication

·        Allergy

·        Implantable device