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Clinical Tab - Allergy

The Allergies widget will show a list of allergies the patient has.
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At the top right you will see the Info button, Active or All selector, and the Add button. When selected on Active, only active allergies will appear. When selected on All you will see all active and inactive allergies. Also when selected on All, you are able to reorder the allergies as desired by clicking and dragging. The green plus Add button allows you to search and select allergies to add for the patient.
 
Double-clicking on an allergy will bring up a detailed view of that specific entry.
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Identified
The date the allergy was discovered.

Onset
The date the patient first noticed this reaction. 

Severity
The severity of the allergy: Mild, Moderate, Severe, Fatal, Mild to moderate, Moderate to severe.

Allergy Type
Designate if this is an allergy, intolerance, or propensity to adverse reactions.

Status
This indicates whether the allergy is active or inactive.

Reaction
The codified reaction the patient has.

Reaction Description
Additional details about the reaction. 

Notes
A free text area that allows information to be added about the allergy record. 

 
Allergies, or a status of No Active Allergies, may also be entered into the patients record via EMR, EHR, or iEHR. This table will update dynamically with the information entered. 
 
Allergy information will pull forward into many places in MacPractice such as Rx and ePrescribe, EMR and EHR, and printed forms and notes. It will also display in the patient selector as a yellow alert triangle and pop up when the patient's record is selected; though these features may be restricted by user privileges or preferences. 
 
Coding Preferences allow offices to select which set of allergies are used. Once the data is entered into patient records, reports like the Patient Clinical may be filtered using this information.  
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