letters, postcards, or files to patients informing them of their test
results using the Patient Lab Letter feature. The program comes with default
explanations of the significance of each lab test, but you can edit these
to provide your own explanations as well. The program keeps a log of each
time a Patient Lab Letter is generated.
can designate certain charts as Confidential, to be viewed by only a select
group of users at your site. You can also designate users who can open
the chart in case of an emergency, and designate which actions are required
to access a Confidential Chart. The program logs each time a Confidential
chart is viewed as well as any attempts to open a Confidential Chart by
an unauthorized user.
can record the methods by which each patient prefers to be notified (about
appointments, test results, etc.) using the Patient Notification Preferences
can generate reports about immunizations you have administered and submit
these reports to other parties such as public health departments using
the Immunization Report. The ability to generate such reports is a Meaningful
You can generate reports about your patients with influenza and submit
these reports to public health authorities using the Influenza Report.
The ability to generate such reports is a Meaningful Use requirement.
program has a wealth of other features not covered in this quick tour.
To find out more, and to see a free demo disk with videos showing the
program in action, contact MEDCOM Information Systems at 800-424-0258.