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Refuse/Defer Vaccine

Version 14.19

About Refuse/Defer Vaccine

Path: Clinical, Billing, or Practice Management tab > Patient Chart button > Well Visits > New Note or Open Note button > Plan/Orders > Ref Radio Button
Path: Clinical, Billing, or Practice Management tab > Patient Chart button > Encounter Visits > New Note or Open Note button > Plan/Orders > Def Radio Button
Path: Clinical, Billing, or Practice Management tab > Patient Chart button > Well Visits > New Note or Open Note button > Immunizations > Complete List tab > Refuse/Defer Button
Path: Clinical, Billing, or Practice Management tab > Patient Chart button > Encounters > New Note or Open Note button > Immunizations > Complete List tab > Refuse/Defer Button
Path: Clinical, Billing, or Practice Management tab > Patient Chart button > Immunizations > Complete List tab > Refuse/Defer Button 

The Refuse/Defer Vaccine window allows the user to enter the details of a vaccine refusal or deferral directly from the Patient Chart or during the charting of a visit.

Refuse/Defer Vaccine

NumberSectionDescription
1Refusal or Deferral TypeRefusal: This radio button indicates a vaccine refusal.
Deferral: This radio button indicates a vaccine deferral.
2Reason for Refusal or DeferralPatient Decision: This radio button indicates the refusal or deferral of a vaccine was decided by the patient.
Parental Decision: This radio button indicates the refusal or deferral of a vaccine was decided by the parent.
Medical Reason: This radio button indicates the refusal or deferral of a vaccine is due to a patient's medical reason.
3Details of Refusal or DeferralThe details of the refusal or deferral of a vaccine include: Details, Vaccine, Date, Time, and Comments fields.
4Create Consent TaskThis checkbox is used to create a task for the refusal or deferral
5Function ButtonsSave:  Saves the record and displays the refused or deferred vaccine in the Complete List grid.
Cancel: Prompts the user with a warning box and closes the window without saving the record.