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Delete an Appointment

Version 14.19
Path: Smart Toolbar > Schedule button > Calendar tab

Overview

This page instructs you on the methods of deleting an appointment from the calendar.


Deleting an appointment removes it from the Schedule record completely. If a scheduled appointment is canceled by the patient's family, we recommend that your staff document this cancellation, particularly if it was a same-day cancellation or contrary to a doctor's advice. To do so, select "Canceled" as the Appointment Status.

Deleting an Appointment

  1. Left-click once to select the appointment. Then, follow one of the two ways listed below to delete an appointment:
  • Click the Delete selected appointment button located under the calendar.

OR

  • Right-click the mouse once on the appointment.
  • Select Delete Appointment from the fly out menu.

  1. Click the OK button to confirm deleting appointment.

  1. Enter the reason the appointment was deleted.


A record of this deleted appointment will be kept in the Audit Log.
Version 14.10
Path: Smart Toolbar > Schedule button > Calendar tab

Overview

This page instructs you on the methods of deleting an appointment from the calendar.


Deleting an appointment removes it from the Schedule record completely. If a scheduled appointment is canceled by the patient's family, we recommend that your staff document this cancellation, particularly if it was a same-day cancellation or contrary to a doctor's advice. To do so, select "Canceled" as the Appointment Status.

Deleting an Appointment

  1. Left-click once to select the appointment. Then, follow one of the two ways listed below to delete an appointment:
  • Click the Delete selected appointment button located under the calendar.

OR

  • Right-click the mouse once on the appointment.
  • Select Delete Appointment from the fly out menu.

  1. Click the OK button to confirm deleting appointment.

  1. Enter the reason the appointment was deleted.


A record of this deleted appointment will be kept in the Audit Log.