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Definitions: Diagnosis Types

Diagnosis Type definitions determine the diagnosis options available when entering a Procedure or Entering Treatment. Changes affect all patients.

Add or Edit Diagnosis Types

  1. Click Setup, Definitions, then select Diagnosis Types.

  1. Click Add to add a new diagnosis, or double-click a diagnosis to edit.

  1. Name: Enter the name of the diagnosis.
  2. 1 or 2 letter abbreviation: Enter a one or two letter abbreviation for the diagnosis. This abbreviation will show in the progress notes.
  3. Click OK to save.

Reorder Diagnosis Types
Move frequently used options to the top of the list; move lesser used options to the bottom.  On the main Definitions window, highlight a diagnosis, then click the up/down arrows.

Hide a Diagnosis Type
Hiding a diagnosis means it will no longer be visible as a selection option.

  • On the main Definitions window, highlight the diagnosis, then click Hide.
  • On the Edit Definitions window, check the Hidden box.

To unhide a diagnosis, uncheck the Hidden box on the Edit Definitions window.


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