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Medicine Matters Home Patient Care Epic Tip of the Week: October 2, 2020

Epic Tip of the Week: October 2, 2020

Quarterly Epic Upgrade: October 3, 2020

Inpatient & Ambulatory: Rover version 9.4 Enterprise Changes

Inpatient & Ambulatory: Update Haiku / Canto to version 9.3

  • Haiku /Canto version 9.3 or later is required to connect to Epic vMay 2020.
  • Haiku /Canto version 9.3 requires iOS 12.0 or later OR Android 6.0 or later. Go to your mobile device settings.

Inpatient & Ambulatory: ​New “Release Results to Patient” Questions

  • Per the Information Blocking rules of the 21st Century Cures Act [effective November 2,2020], test results must be released to patients through MyChart as soon as they are finalized.
  • The new questions are available a month prior to familiarize providers with the immediate release functionality.
  • The questions display when placing orders to indicate whether a final result is to be released to MyChart Immediately [default] or Manual Only.
  • If the ordering provider chooses manual release, two required questions display to document the reason.
  • More information about the 21st Century Cures Act can be found here.
  • Review the Results Release tip sheet here.
  • Review the Notes Release tip sheet, to be implemented on 1/4/21, here.

Inpatient & Ambulatory: Access to All Provider Learning Home Dashboard

View the All Provider Learning Home dashboard from anywhere in Hyperspace by pressing F1 on the keyboard. 

Inpatient & Ambulatory: Auto-Forward Messages to a Group

Auto-forward your Secure Chat messages to a group by opening Secure Chat, clicking the gear icon and selecting “Auto-Forward Messages.”

Screenshots of the above can be found here.

COVID-19 Epic Training Portal link

Epic Training Portal link

For more Epic Tips of the Week, click here.


Kelsey Bennett