Epic Functionality Changes

For All Epic Users
Epic Functionality Changes

The following functionality changes went live in Epic during the week of May 2.


  • Admitted patient criteria added to the No Visitor Contact Listed BPA.

  • Patient Declines added as an acknowledgement reasons to Insulin Glucose BPAs.


  • New print groups, RV LQF measurement rules and ability to add TAPSE and S’ measurement to display in the right ventricle report findings in the Compact Forms.

Grand Central

  • Template menu added to the ADT Patient Access user role.


  • COVID vaccine rules updated for boosters/unreconciled vaccinations.


  • Auto-linking functionality for anesthesia labor analgesia added to C-section procedures.


  • IR Narrator updated with additional flowsheets for hemostasis time.


  • Storyboard updated with rearranged placement of height/weight and second creatinine clearance results removed.

  • Ceftriaxone dosing guidelines table added to Ceftriaxone orders.

© 2020. Houston Methodist, Houston, TX. All rights reserved.