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Medicine Matters Home Patient Care Epic Tip of the Week June 26, 2020

Epic Tip of the Week June 26, 2020

Inpatient & Ambulatory: Storyboard [NEW LOOK – Effective 7/16/20]

  • Storyboard will replace the Header/Banner and varies based on user role and encounter type/location
  • Activity tabs display across the top [old Header/Banner position] and the Storyboard [new Header/Banner] displays on the left vertical side of the workspace
  • Storyboard decreases the amount of scrolling, clicks, and page jumps within the chart
  • “Hover to discover” to expand the display of information and click the key information to edit
  • ~68 different Storyboards in total

Inpatient & Ambulatory: Upgrade Mobile Apps [CRITICAL!]

  • Haiku/Canto require iOS 11.0 or later and Android 5.0 or later
  • Haiku/Canto 9.2 or later is required to connect to Epic February 2020 [effective 7/16/20]
    • Go to Microsoft IntuneCompany Portal [Comp Portal] or Workspace One Intelligent Hub [Airwatch] apps
    • Go to Haiku or Canto app. Click install to install to latest version
    • To check your current version, go to your mobile device settings

Ambulatory: Visit Diagnosis Now on Taskbar [Key Change – Effective 7/16/20]

  • Add a diagnosis from anywhere in an office visit
  • Click Add DX to open the Visit Diagnosis window/list OR edit existing list  

Ambulatory: Improved Matching During Diagnosis Search [Effective 7/16/20]

  • When clinicians search for a diagnosis the search compensates for any typos or alternative spellings
  • Diagnosis workflow is faster and more accurate.

Screenshots of the above can be found here.

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Kelsey Bennett