Timesaver: New Global Postop Discharge Summary

There is a new note type — Global Postop Discharge Summary — designed to save you time and reduce clicks.

  • Why should I use the Global Postop Discharge Summary?
    • Eliminates the charge capture section and diagnosis association screens.
    • You can sign these note types in batches, meaning less clicks — a big timesaver when cosigning resident discharge summaries.


  • When do I use the Global Postop Discharge Summary?
    • To discharge a patient after surgery.
    • For a patient who is readmitted and is discharging within 90 days of a surgery.
  • How do I get to the new Global Postop Discharge Summary?
    • Use the Post-op Discharge navigator or the Inpatient Care Discharge
      • The new Global Discharge section will automatically assign the Global Postop Discharge Summary note type.
    • For detailed instructions, including screenshots, click here.

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