Discontinue vs Cancel req – Paragon

What is the difference?

 

Type Discontinue order Cancel req
When? Submitted orders, active orders that have a future request unsubmitted orders, add pending, change pending, hold pending- basically orders that have not been processed
What cannot be cancelled Single execute orders that have been completed cannot be discontinued Single orders that have been processed
Radiology DO NOT USE cancel radiology orders that have not been executed
Dietary dietary orders that have been processed diet orders that are pending processing