You can edit a patient note as needed.
To edit a patient note
How to get there
Use the Patient Search box to access a patient's record.
If the last patient record you accessed since you last logged on is the correct patient's record, you do not need to re-enter the patient's name in the Patient Search box.
You can include inactive patients in the search results by setting the Include inactive patients switch to On.
Do one of the following:
Note: By default, notes are sorted chronologically in ascending order (oldest first). If you change the sort order, that sort order will persist for your user account until you change it.
The Patient Information page opens with the Patient Notes tab selected.
On the Notes tab of a patient's Patient Information page, click (or tap) a note's Edit button .
The Edit Notes dialog box appears.
If necessary, select a different Date to associate with the note.
In the Patient specific note field, change or add to the existing note.
Note: To insert the current date where the text cursor is located, click (or tap) Insert Date.
To make the note into a notification that will appear when someone accesses specified areas of Dentrix Ascend, and/or to remove the notification from all or specified areas, under Notification Pages, do any of the following:
To add the notification to all available areas, select the Add all pages check box.
To remove the notification from all available areas, clear the Add all pages check box.
To add the notification to only certain areas, select the desired check boxes. To select all pages within a category (General, Third-Party, Financial, Clinical, or Schedule), select the check box of the desired category. To select an individual page within a category, expand the category, and then select the check box of the desired page.
To remove the notification from all pages in a category, clear the check box of the category. To remove the notification from an individual page within a category, expand the category, and then clear the check box of the page.
Note: From the Edit Notes dialog box, you can also delete the note by clicking (or tapping) Delete.
Click (or tap) Save.