Portal Glossary


OP Patient Portal: Glossary
This glossary contains definitions for various terms used in the Patient Portal documentation.
OP Patient Portal: Glossary -- Active Patient
The Active Patient is the patient whose information is currently being displayed on the patient portal.
OP Patient Portal: Glossary -- Application
Applications can be anything from a simple, small area of informative text, or they can be useful tools like the Write Message or Form Request applications.
OP Patient Portal: Glossary -- Extended Demographics
Extended Demographics information is a term used in the realm of Meaningful Use which stands for information regarding a patient's race, ethnicity, and spoken languages.
OP Patient Portal: Glossary -- Message-Based Application
Secure Messaging allows your patients to stay in contact with you about non-urgent medical questions that otherwise might come in as a triage call over the phone.