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Epic Tip of the Week

Epic Tip of the Week

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Link to Affidavit of Surrogate Health Care Decision Maker Form in Capacity & ACP Navigator An Affidavit of Surrogate Health Care Decision Maker is required in Maryland when a Health Care Agent has not been designated for a patient who lacks capacity and a surrogate other than a primary family member will be making decisions.(...)

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JHOME Receives Funding to Expand

JHOME Receives Funding to Expand

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Johns Hopkins Home-Based Medicine, or JHOME for short, provides interdisciplinary geriatrics-focused primary care, urgent care, palliative care, behavioral health and case management in the home for older adults who can no longer travel to receive outpatient medical care due to chronic medical conditions. JHOME is a collaboration between the Division of Geriatrics, Johns Hopkins Community(...)

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Epic Tip of the Week

Epic Tip of the Week

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Inpatient - Create a Copy Feature for Discharge Medication Ordering When a provider creates multiple versions of a discharge medication order such as ordering a taper or other series of "daisy chained" prescriptions with overlapping start and end dates, use the Create a Copy Right-click on the medication order and select Create a Copy in(...)

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Members of Congress Visit Bayview Comprehensive Care Practice

Members of Congress Visit Bayview Comprehensive Care Practice

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Last week, U.S. Reps Dave Trone of Maryland’s 6th District and Susan Wild of Pennsylvania’s 7th District toured the Johns Hopkins Bayview Comprehensive Care Practice and Emergency Department with Michael Fingerhood, associate professor in the Division of Chemical Dependence. They met with providers, peer recovery coaches and Health Leads volunteers. Congressman Trone is one of(...)

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Epic Tip of the Week

Epic Tip of the Week

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Inpatient - New Reportable SmartLink for Consult Team Times A SmartForm has been created for documenting consultant arrival time and complete time. Enter the SmartPhrase .CONSULTTEAMTIME in the consult note. This will pull in a SmartBlock. Click the SmartBlock Consult Team Times button at the top of the note. This will open the SmartForm. SmartForm(...)

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Epic Tip of the Week

Epic Tip of the Week

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Haiku and Canto Now Require iOS Version 11 or Later Clinicians using older iOS devices that do not support iOS 11 will not be able to install the latest version of Haiku or Canto and will not continue to receive automatic Haiku updates. After the June 2019 Hopkins Epic upgrade, users with older iOS versions(...)

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The BCU on Capitol Hill

The BCU on Capitol Hill

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The month of February saw many exciting accomplishments and opportunities for the BCU team. On February 4, The Hill published an op’ed written by BCU Medical Director, Dr. Brian Garibaldi, and BCU Executive Director, Dr. Lisa Maragakis, on the importance of maintaining pandemic preparedness infrastructure as well as strengthening national preparedness for emerging infectious diseases. After(...)

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Epic Tip of the Week

Epic Tip of the Week

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Call 410-614-EPIC for any issues. Haiku/Canto - Patient Charts Locked for Editing If a patient's chart is open on your mobile device, that patient's chart is now locked on other devices or workstations for approximately 20 minutes. Exiting the app will not immediately unlock the patient's chart. To ensure other users can access a chart, you(...)

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Epic Upgrade-5 Key New Features/Reminders Worth Knowing

Epic Upgrade-5 Key New Features/Reminders Worth Knowing

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The Epic upgrade will take place on February 10, 2019. Epic Team Upgrade Command center open from 2/9/19 thru 2/15/19 Open for 24 hours on 2/10/19 & 2/11/19 Open from 7 a.m. - 6 p.m. 2/12/19 thru 2/15/19 Command Center can be reached by calling 410-614-EPIC JHH/SOM Ambulatory Command Center Open Monday, 2/11/19 through Friday, 2/15/19;(...)

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