Documenting Family Health History
Document the health history of a patient's family member on the Medical window, Family Health History tab. This tab is only visible if EHR is turned on.
- In the Chart module, double click the pink medical area, on the EHR dashboard click Enter family history.
- Click the Family Health History tab.
- Click Add Family History, or double click an entry to edit.
- Enter the relationship details:
Relationship: Select the family member's relationship to the patient.
Name: Enter the family member's name.
Problem: Click Pick to select a problem from the Master Problem List. It must be a problem with a SNOMED CT code.
- Click OK to save.
You may select a 'no problems known' problem from the master list, however it must be associated with a SNOMED CT code. Code #160245001 has a description of 'No current problems or disability (situation)'.