2019-nCoV Virus Patient Education Materials

For Inpatient and Ambulatory Providers and Nurses Novel Coronavirrus (2019-nCoV) patient education was added to the FHIR Education library in Epic. The “Understanding 2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCov) Health Sheets” are available in English and Spanish and can be...

Epic Case Management Module Launches

For All Case Management Directors, Case Managers, Social Workers, Extenders/Reps/Admins and Utilization Reviewers  Effective Sunday, Feb. 16 On Sunday, Feb. 16, Case Management launches within Epic. • Check with your manager to find out your department’s discharge...

Change to POS Payment Posting Options

For All Epic Users That Process Payments  Effective Sunday, Feb. 16 Epic departments that process scanned checks will no longer see Check as an option in the Other menu within POS Payment Posting. This change is intended to guide you to either scan checks or enter the...

Before Meal Blood Glucose Frequency Description Update

For Inpatient Nurses and Providers  Effective Sunday, Feb. 16   Starting Feb. 16, the POC Bedside glucose nursing order will be updated to include 0 – 30 minutes in the frequency description for orders with a frequency including before meals. This change is a...

MPF No Longer in Apps Center – Use OnBase Instead

For Physicians and Clinical, HIM and Front Desk Staff Effective Now The McKesson Patient Folder (MPF) is no longer available from Apps Center. Instead of using MPF, use the OnBase document imaging system. OnBase integrates securely with Epic for scanning images and...

Downtime Order Sets and Oncology Downtime Plans – Links Relocating

For All Providers Downtime Order Sets and Oncology Downtime Plans – Links Relocating Effective Monday, Feb. 10 On Monday, Feb. 10, the Downtime Order Sets and Oncology Downtime Plans links will move from methodistdocs.com to it.houstonmethodist.org/physicians/. The...

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