Go-Live #6 Updates

Getting help after Go-Live #6

Please use the following resources if you need help after Go-Live #6.

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Planned Epic@UNC Downtime for Go-Live #6

Jul 22, 2017 from 01:00 AM to 04:00 AM Caldwell Memorial, Chatham Hospital, High Point Regional, Johnston Health, Pardee Hospital, UNC Medical Center, and UNC REX Healthcare,

Epic@UNC will be unavailable from 1 - 4 a.m. on Saturday morning, July 22, as part of Go-Live #6. All units should plan to use downtime forms and processes during this downtime.

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New Epic@UNC login screen coming July 22

New Epic@UNC login screen coming July 22

Preview the new Epic@UNC login screen you'll see beginning July 22 with Go-Live #6.

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Personalization limited in Epic@UNC through July 22

To ensure a smooth transition to the upgraded version of Epic@UNC coming July 22, ISD must limit a number of personalization features July 14 - 22.

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Go-Live #6 Toolkit now available

A Go-Live #6 Toolkit is available on the Intranet with links to key information. This site will be updated regularly as new info becomes available.

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Inpatient Nurses, Periop Nurses, Respiratory Therapists: eLearning for ‘First-Dose Med Education’ now available

After Epic@UNC Go-Live #6, users will be able to document education given to a patient when a first dose of a new medication or infusion is administered. This new functionality, called ‘First-Dose Med Education,’ is detailed in an eLearning module now available in LMS.

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Ambulatory Providers and Support Staff: Updates to method of entering external results into Health Maintenance

Effective July 22 with Go-Live #6, the Quick Abstraction option (under Quick Navigators) and the HM Results Console (in an Abstract Encounter) are being removed from Epic@UNC in order to promote accurate clinical documentation of Health Maintenance procedures and labs done outside of the UNC Health Care System.

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New Go-Live #6 video overviews now available

New videos detailing features specific to Epic@UNC coming with Go-Live #6 are now available for the following groups: inpatient, ambulatory, anesthesia, labs, cardiology, emergency department, and surgery services.

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Providers: Plan to drop in at a Provider Engagement Center

All providers are invited to drop in at an Epic@UNC Provider Engagement Center (PEC) in July to get a preview of new features coming with Go-Live #6. Please bring your laptop and smartphone so you can preview the new features on both devices.

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New Date: Patients to begin receiving text message appointment reminders July 12

On July 12, patients at UNC Health Care locations using Epic@UNC who list a cell phone number as their preferred number will begin receiving appointment reminders via text message. View details and samples of the text message appointment reminders patients will receive at this Intranet link.

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What's Coming with Go-Live #6?: Start Home Meds with Future Dates

Starting July 22 with Go-Live #6, if a home med has a future start date and inpatient providers choose to order it upon admission, they can choose whether the inpatient order should start today or on a future date.

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What's Coming with Go-Live #6?: Fewer clicks for Clinic Administered Meds

Starting July 22 with Go-Live #6, the 'Administer' button is now available without having to navigate to 'More Activities' > 'MAR' or navigating back to the Multi-Provider Schedule and clicking on the Clinic Administered Icon.

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Ambulatory Providers: Video overview of top features coming with Go-Live #6

We invite all ambulatory providers to watch a brief 'Day in the Life' video (Internet Explorer only) that shows some of the best features coming July 22 as part of Epic@UNC Go-Live #6.

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What's Coming with Go-Live #6?: What's New in this Note?

Starting July 22 with Go-Live #6, providers will be able to select 'Hide copied text' on any note to turn any text copied from a previous note (or other sources) grey.

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What's Coming with Go-Live #6?: Create Inpatient Orders from PTA Meds

Starting July 22 after Go-Live #6, the 'Reconcile PTA Meds' section of the 'Discharge Readmit' navigator will allow inpatient providers to place Inpatient Orders from Prior To Admission (PTA) meds for patients who are being discharged from one facility and readmitted to another.

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What's Coming with Go-Live #6?: A redesigned AVS

Starting July 22, a redesigned After Visit Summary (AVS) will give patients a 'To-Do List' to help identify their next steps. And new icons on the AVS will point to the details most relevant to patients.

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What's Coming with Go-Live #6: Inpatient Provider Checklist

Beginning July 22 with Go-Live #6, inpatient providers will see a new 'Provider Checklist' report on the Patient List screen showing all required tasks for Admission, Discharge, and Daily Rounds.

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What's Coming with Go-Live #6?: Send Prescriptions to Multiple Pharmacies

Instead of a one-by-one process, providers will see a 'grid view' beginning July 22 to more easily send prescriptions to multiple pharmacies.

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What's Coming with Go-Live #6: Personalized Panels in Personalized Order Sets

Inpatient providers will be able to personalize the panels within a personalized Order Set starting July 22 with Go-Live #6. You will be able to select the panels by default and then, within each panel you can choose the details to pull-in for each order.

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Playground Reminder: Use generic login AND department to ensure you see test patients

To ensure you have test patients available in the Epic@UNC Playground, please use BOTH the generic login and the default login department as listed on the Playground Logins Intranet site.

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What’s Coming with Go-Live #6?: All-inclusive Order Search

Starting July 22, inpatient providers will see a new all-inclusive Order Search - you will be able to search for Orders, Order Panels, and Order Sets from the same search box.

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What's Coming with Go-Live #6?: Get a head start on visits with Pre-Charting

Starting July 22 with Go-Live #6, ambulatory providers will be able to get a head start on appointments with Pre-Charting.

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Epic@UNC Playground now available to preview Go-Live #6

You can now visit the Epic@UNC Playground to preview new features that are coming July 22 with Go-Live #6.

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What’s coming with Go-Live #6?: A New and Improved Chart Review

One of the biggest changes providers will note on July 22 is the new and improved Chart Review, which has a cleaner look, built-in filters, and is color-coded to help you quickly find the encounters and information you need.

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What’s coming with Go-Live #6?: A New Look for Epic@UNC

As we get closer to Go-Live #6, we’re going to start sharing weekly updates about new features that will be available starting July 22. The biggest change everyone will notice immediately on July 22 is the new look of Epic@UNC. The updated design is more modern and there is more white space so that icons and alerts draw your attention more quickly. View screenshots at this Intranet link.

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Planned Epic@UNC Downtimes scheduled for May 21, June 18

In preparation for Epic@UNC Go-Live #6, there are brief Epic@UNC Downtimes scheduled for the early morning of Sunday, May 21, and Sunday, June 18.

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Go-Live #6 FAQs

Review the 'Frequently Asked Questions' (FAQs) below related to Epic@UNC Go-Live #6.

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Go-Live #6 coming July 22: New features to improve your Epic@UNC experience

On July 22, 2017, all locations using Epic@UNC across UNC Health Care will see a number of Epic@UNC updates aimed at improving the experience and efficiency of our providers, staff, and patients.

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