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Epic Tips: March 4, 2022

***FYI: Epic Upgrade March 17, 2022

Epic Upgrade Personalization Freeze

  • Epic personalization is unavailable between 3/14/22 - 3/17/22.
  • The freeze will end immediately after Epic becomes available on Thursday, 3/17/22.
  • Tip: You can continue to create user SmartPhrases during the Personalization Freeze. Review the blog post here.

Below are upgrade key slides of interest, worth reviewing, in the attached PowerPoint slide decks:

Ambulatory Slides

Inpatient Slides

Results Review Activity Updated – Hot Topic!

  • Results Review has a sleek new look to make it easier to find the results you need
  • Inpatient Slides 13-23 / Ambulatory Slides 40 & 41
    • a - The Tree appears on the right by default.
    • b - Use the wrench to move the tree to the left and to change font size.
    • c - New results are highlighted. Click Time Mark to reset.
    • d - Use timeline, arrows and filters to navigate to different dates.
    • e - See ‘Not Resulted’ orders in lower right corner.
  • To learn more click the Results Review Comprehensive slide deck, Tip sheet, and video.

Ambulatory Only

Mark your Calendars for the Next Epic Efficiency Series Webinar:

  • Epic Upgrade Overview for Ambulatory Providers: Upgrade 3/17/2022
  • When: Thursday, March 10, 2022, 12:00 PM-1:00 PM
  • Where: Zoom => “Join with computer audio” using the link:
  • Qualifies for ONE AMA PRA Category 1 credit(s) TM
    Note: CME credit is available for live viewing only. Sessions are recorded and posted on the Mastery Training tile of the Epic Training Portal.

Updates to Episode Navigator Section

Ambulatory Slide 9

Easily Add Clinical References to Patient Instructions

Ambulatory Slide 20

Designate Which Events Will Send Notifications

Ambulatory Slide 22

Meds & Orders Renamed Medication Management

Ambulatory Slide 29

In Basket Result Note Sharing to MyChart

Ambulatory Slide 32

Do More with Patient Messages Sent from an Encounter

Ambulatory Slide 35

Enhanced Patient LookUp Tool – Hot Topic!

Ambulatory Slide 89

Requisitions can be Viewed & Printed from MyChart

Ambulatory Slide 90

Inpatient & Ambulatory

Updated History Navigator

Inpatient Slide 9 / Ambulatory Slides 43-46

Easier Routing of Notes from the Notes Activity

Inpatient Slide 35 / Ambulatory Slide 24

Enhanced Routing from Chart Review

Inpatient Slide 36 / Ambulatory Slide 16

Upgrade your Mobile Device to v9.9

Inpatient Slide 39 / Ambulatory Slide 59

In Basket: Procedure & Consult Note Changes

Inpatient Slide 47 / Ambulatory 25

Inpatient Only

Discharge Med Rec

Inpatient Slide 26

Enhanced Discharge Instruction Tools – Hot Topic!

Inpatient Slide 28

Adult Face-To-Face Evaluation OrderSet Updated

Inpatient Slide 30

Dosing Frequency Updates for Order Composer

Inpatient Slide 32

COVID-19 Epic Training Portal link

For more Epic Tips, click here.


Kelsey Bennett