The Problem list is a record of all diagnoses for a patient.
The tabs within the Problem List can be sorted at any time.
When checked, the diagnosis will pull to new charges. When unchecked, it will not.
This is the numerical identifier of the diagnosis
An Alias is a unique office designated code that can be input in place of the official Code. If there is a need for multiple variations of Aliases, diagnoses may be duplicated.
A brief overview of what the diagnosis entails.
A free text area that allows information to be added about the problem record. Anything entered in the Favorites Custom Description will be reflected here as well.
The date the problem began to affect the patient.
The date in which the patient was diagnosed by the doctor.
The date the problem was added to the patient's record. If this field is blank, the diagnosis was added before MacPractice tracked the Created Date.
The date of the most recent change to the item. For example, if you change the Status of a problem and save, the Updated Date will update to today's date.
The date the problem was addressed.
Select the Type of the problem entry: Condition, Symptom, Finding, Complaint, Functional Limitation, Problem or Diagnosis.
Select the status of the problem entry: Active, Inactive, Chronic, Intermittent, Recurrent, Rule Out, Ruled Out, Resolved.
If a value needs to be assigned to the diagnosis, it may be added here.
This will designate they typed of code (ex. ICD9, ICD10)
The provider who was diagnosed the code.
The office assigned when the code was diagnosed.
To enter a new diagnosis for a patient, select to the Problem List tab. With the Problem List tab selected, click the plus button. This will bring up the Universal Coding Selector.