Register a patient
If the patient is not already in the system, a message notes that the patient does not exist in the system and displays fields to register a new patient. Fields marked with an asterisk (*) are required and all other fields are optional. The patient demographics you enter are saved in the system and will be retrieved for subsequent visits for this patient. Press the Tab key to move to the next field as you enter data.
See create a new visit and enter orders for instructions on ordering tests.
Note: The First Name, Middle Name, Last Name, and Suffix fields have the following character limits.
- First Name field = 30 characters
- Middle Name field = 30 characters
- Last Name field = 100 characters
- Suffix field = 10 characters