Care Path Skills
Using a computer to document care is a complex skill. This page is dedicated to making the workflow shorter, more accurate and efficient.
We have asked our power users of Care Path in the IMC to assemble their best tips and smartphrases to improve efficiency for everyone.
Tip sheets, smartphrases and standardized workflows are organized by task.
Interns and Residents new to the IMC
Outgoing 2017 residents have created this must-see video on how to use a standardized workflow to see patients and document the visit in EPIC. Dr. Ali walks you through your visit with templates, time tips and even a billing primer. First stop before you see patients!
Smart phrases that add Templates mentioned in this video:
Problem Based Note
Free Text Note
FIND SMARTPHRASES AND EFFICIENCY TIPS HERE TO IMPROVE YOUR CARE
Prepping for a Visit
Creating the Progress Note
AVS (After Visit Summary)
Updating HM Foot Exam
If you complete the foot exam, document it in your progress note, then ENTER THE ORDER so that the HM is updated. Using ORDER ENTRY (during a visit) or ENTER/EDIT RESULTS (if under Abstract) enter HM Diabetes Foot Exam. This will update HM Foot Exam in the Health Maintenance section of the chart.