Encounter Template Editor

Version 14.19

About Encounter Template Editor

Path: Clinical tab > Encounter Templates button

Templates are pre-written notes you can use in an encounter to document common pediatric diagnoses. Templates include detailed descriptions for the usual pertinent positive and negative findings of a wide variety of illnesses with a standard assessment, plan and ICD-10 coding. Included with your installation of Office Practicum are Pediatric specific templates.  In the Encounter Template editor, you can add encounter templates, edit encounter templates, import or export templates, and set default exam templates.

Encounter Template Editor Map

Number

SectionDescription

1

Template List GridThe Template Grid lists the OP encounter templates.  The encounter templates are categorized by systems.

2

Search CriteriaSearch functionality helps to limit the template list.
  • The Search bar looks for specific templates. 
  • The Location field helps narrow the template list to the location assigned to that template.

3

Function ButtonThe function buttons create a new template, edit a selected template, delete a selected template, import/export templates, and validate diagnoses.
Version 14.10

About Encounter Template Editor

Path: Utilities Menu > Manage Clinical Features > Encounter Template Editor (Keyboard Shortcut keys: [Alt][U][F][T])

Templates are pre-written notes you can use in an encounter to document common pediatric diagnoses. Templates include detailed descriptions for the usual pertinent positive and negative findings of a wide variety of illnesses with a standard assessment, plan and ICD-10 coding. Included with your installation of Office Practicum are Pediatric specific templates.  In the Encounter Template editor, you can add encounter templates, edit encounter templates, import or export templates, and set default exam templates.

Encounter Template Editor Map

Number

SectionDescription

1

Template List GridThe Template Grid lists the OP encounter templates.  The encounter templates are categorized by systems.

2

Search CriteriaSearch functionality helps to limit the template list.
  • The Search bar looks for specific templates. 
  • The Location field helps narrow the template list to the location assigned to that template.

3

Function ButtonThe function buttons create a new template, edit a selected template, delete a selected template, import/export templates, and validate diagnoses.