A consent form is a patient form that includes statements patients read and a check box patients can select if they agree with the statements. You can customise and activate the consent form per location in your organisation. The form is blank by default.
To customise a consent form
How to get there
If you are not already viewing the correct location, select it on the Location menu.
On the Settings menu, under Location, click (or tap) Patient Forms.
The Patient Forms page opens.
On the a location's Patient Forms page, under Consent Forms, select a consent form (active or inactive).
The options for the form become available.
Set up the following options:
Form Expiration - Select.
English consent form title - Type a title for the English version of this consent form.
English consent form text - Type statements that you want patients to read for the English version of this consent form. The text must be at least 20 characters long and cannot be more than 100,000 characters long.
Spanish consent form title - If you want to make a Spanish version of this consent form available to Spanish-speaking patients, type a title for it.
Spanish consent form text - If a Spanish title has been specified, the Spanish form text is required. Type statements that you want patients to read for the Spanish version of this consent form. The text must be at least 20 characters long (if a title is specified) and cannot be more than 100,000 characters long.
Patients whose records do not have Spanish as their preferred language will see the English version. Patients whose records have Spanish as their preferred language will see the Spanish version if the Spanish title and text have been specified; otherwise, they will see the English version.
To return any box's text to the system default, click (or tap) the corresponding Reset to default link.
If you want to make this form available to all patients, and the form is not already active, set the Active switch to On.
Click (or tap) Save.