Documenting using physdocs on the wrong patient encounter will result in inaccurate documentation. Please make sure you document in the correct encounter.
Find the patient
Find your patient using the earch function in the upper right hand corner
Include all patients in the search
If the patient is discharged then make sure the “include active only” is unchecked.
Look for additional encounters
If your patient has additional encounters they will show up as “additional visits” in the lower right hand corner of the card.
Open list of encounters
Clicking on the “additional encounters” link will open all the additional encounters for that patient. Individual encounters can be opened by clicking on the patient name in the encounter.