The Cleared for Discharge (Consultant signoff) order was updated, making it easier to see when a consultant has cleared a patient for discharge.
The new, updated order:
- Now requires the specialty of the clearing consultant.
- Is grouped with other consult orders in active orders for easy identification.
- Remains active under the Active Order tab in the Consults section until discontinued.
To locate, look for Cleared for Discharge (Consultant signoff) order under Consults in the active order.