Presentation on theme: "2 Minute Pearls AHLTA Copy Forward 1 of 10 2 MINUTE PEARLS Copy Forward Function The Copy Forward function of AHLTA is a valuable time saver that easily."— Presentation transcript:
2 Minute Pearls AHLTA Copy Forward 1 of 10 2 MINUTE PEARLS Copy Forward Function The Copy Forward function of AHLTA is a valuable time saver that easily brings information from a previous encounter forward to your current encounter eliminating need to reenter duplicate information. The information that is carried forward includes bullets from the S/O portion of the note as well as items from the A/P module including diagnoses, procedures, orders, and other therapies. This function works best for patients involved in serial visits for the same problem (i.e. post procedure visits, chronic wound care visits, obstetrical visits, chronic disease follow up, etc…) where similar clinical items need to be documented.
2 Minute Pearls AHLTA Copy Forward 2 of 10 Accessing Copy Forward Function USING COPY FORWARD Two Requirements: 1)A Completed Previous Encounter for the patient 2)Current Open Encounter for the same patient Start by selecting Previous Encounters to access a list of available encounters to copy
2 Minute Pearls AHLTA Copy Forward 3 of 10 Selecting Previous Note to Copy Forward 2) Select Copy Forward Button 1)Select previous note that you would like to copy Can Preview Note Below
2 Minute Pearls AHLTA Copy Forward 4 of 10 Select Current Encounter If a patient has multiple encounters open, you will be prompted to choose your desired encounter
2 Minute Pearls AHLTA Copy Forward 5 of 10 Using Copy Forward in the S/O Module USING COPY FORWARD You can then either: 1)Choose the bullets you want individually OR 2) Use the Auto Enter button to insert all of the bullets with a single click When you enter the S/O Module, the bullets from your previous encounter will automatically load and will appear in yellow
2 Minute Pearls AHLTA Copy Forward 6 of 10 The Copy Forward Template can contain information for all tabs of the S/O Module, but you need to select the Auto Enter key on each tab separately.
2 Minute Pearls AHLTA Copy Forward 7 of 10 Using Copy Forward in the S/O Module Previous Note Current Note You can edit free text portion of bullets to reflect clinical changes Note initial measurements from previous note
2 Minute Pearls AHLTA Copy Forward 8 of 10 Using Copy Forward in the A/P Module The A/P Module is also pre-populated with the diagnoses, orders and procedures from the previous encounter to aid efficient documentation
2 Minute Pearls AHLTA Copy Forward 9 of 10 Using Other Templates to Augment Documentation Once you have completed the Copy Forward template, you can load another template to augment your documentation, if necessary
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