This article covers adding a charges through your Procedure or Consult code library.
Swipe the patient to the left, and tap the blue +Charge button, or press the patient name for a few seconds to start the charge entry process.
Charge Entry Menu
Select +CPT (procedures) or +E&M (visits/consults) from the charge entry menu. In this example, we will enter a procedure. Tip: if you enter most of your charges from a specific drill down or from Favorites, you can set a preference (Primary Charge Screen) to skip this screen.
Confirm Date and Location
You will be prompted to confirm the date of service, location, room, and possibly the referring physician. Verify that all information is correct, make any necessary changes, and select Next.
Procedure Categories (these will vary according to the specialty drill down assigned)
After the visit information has been recorded, the specialty-specific coding library will open (your menu may be different than the one displayed). From the resulting specialty-specific coding library, press the desired procedure category. In this case we'll select Upper Extremity. From this screen, you can also press the Search button to search our CPT database.
Other Options on this screen:
Slide the code to the left and tap the +Favorites button to add a CPT code to your favorites list.
Press E&M (top left) to go to your consult drilldown.
Use the Circled Star icon (bottom left) to choose a code from your favorites list.
If you cannot find the desired code, perform a CPT search by selecting the Search (magnifying glass) button (bottom center).
Use the AZ-down arrow icon (bottom right) to sort the list by code number (default) or by description in ascending or descending order.
Select Associated ICD Codes
ICD codes associated with the procedure will be displayed. Recently used codes for the patient are listed above your drilldown codes. From the resulting ICD list, choose up to 12 ICD codes. A checkmark will indicate a selected ICD code. Press Done (upper right) to complete your charge capture with your selected ICD and CPT codes.
-Swipe the code to the left and tap the +Favorites button to add a code to your ICD favorites list.
-To navigate directly to your ICD favorite list, press the Circled Star icon (bottom left).
-The Search button (magnifying glass - bottom center) will take you to the ICD search engine to search by ICD number, keyword, or description.
-Use the AZ-down arrow icon (bottom right) to sort your code list by code or by description/ascending or descending.