Open Dental Mobile Appointments

In Open Dental Mobile, press Appts.

The Appointments Tab opens by default when the app is opened. It displays the Appointments Module.

Appointment View

Operatories associated with the Appointment View will display. Slide the screen left and right to view operatories.

The main appointment color displays the Provider color. The color on the lefthand side of the appointment displays the Hygiene color.

Tap an operatory header to view details for that operatory only.

Tap the Appointment View button to switch the appointment view. A popup will display to select from.

Tap the Calendar button to change dates. A date selection will display at the bottom to select from.

Tap the Refresh button to refresh the Appointments Module.

Tap an appointment to view it or make edits.

Create an Appointment

  1. Tap on a blank area of the appointment tab. Tap in the general time frame you want to schedule the appointment.
  2. Select the exact time from the list.
  3. Select the patient by pressing (Select Patient).
  4. Enter appointment details. See Edit Appointment for descriptions of the available fields.
  5. Click Save to schedule the appointment.

Reschedule an Appointment

Tap and hold an appointment to move it to another time on the schedule.

The Pinboard icon only displays when dragging an appointment, or when an appointment is already placed on the pinboard. Drag an appointment to the Pin icon to place it on the Pinboard. Tap the Pinboard Icon to display the pinboard at the bottom.

Delete an Appointment

The Trash icon only displays when dragging an appointment. Drag an appointment to the Trash icon to delete it. A confirmation message will display.

Appointment Edit

Fields available when scheduling or editing an appointment via Open Dental Mobile align with the fields on the Edit Appointment window.

To add procedures to an appointment, use Appointment Types.