COVID-19 clinical reminders

You may wish to set up specific reminders for patients requiring COVID-19 tests that need following up.

To create a reminder:

  1. Select Setup > Configuration > Reminders.
  2. Under Reminder reason, click Add.
  3. Type COVID-19 follow-up into the Reason: field.
  4. Select your preferred default interval for the reminder, click Save, and click Save again.

Add the COVID-19 reminder to the clinical record for any patients who require testing for COVID-19:

  1. From the clinical record, click Reminders in the top-right corner of the screen. The reminders screen will appear.
  2. Click New. The reminder screen will appear.
  3. From the Reminder reason list, select COVID-19 follow-up, click Save, then click Close.

To send the reminders to patients:

  1. Select Clinical > Reminders.
  2. Click Select patients. The Select patients for reminders screen will appear.
  3. Select COVID-19 follow-up from the Reason list.
  4. Change the settings as per your requirements, and click OK.
  5. Click Send reminders. The send reminders screen will appear.
  6. Select your preferred communication settings, then click Send.

Last updated 23 July 2020