Edit Patient and Family Information
When you work with patients and families, you need to update their demographics, adjust their billing account, flag accounts for various needs, and more. How do you set a patient's confidential communication preference? How do you handle a family with two households?
PCC EHR's demographics components appear in the Demographics section of the patient chart, and they can also appear during Patient Check-In, on the chart note, or anywhere your practice needs them. By mastering these components, you'll be able to help your families quickly and easily.
Read and watch the topics below to learn how to update patient and family records.
- Before patients can be scheduled or procedures can be posted, you need to add the patients and their family account(s) to PCC. This article will guide you through a basic procedure for adding a new patient and a family account: try to find the patient, add the patient, and then add the family (if they are new to your practice).
- Use the Demographics section of a patient's chart to review and edit patient and family demographics, such as patient information, contact information, insurance policies, and siblings.
- Use the "Policies" component to add, update, and work with a patient's insurance policies and medicaid plans in PCC EHR.