This lesson will cover how to search and create lab docuplates.
Lab docuplates are used for documenting groups of lab tests. For example a CBC is composed of many lab tests: WBC, RBC, Hbg, Hct, etc. A lab docuplate for a CBC would contain all of the individual tests that make up that CBC.
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Searching for Lab Docuplates
Many lab docuplates are pre-built by SOAPware. To search for available lab docuplates, click on the Docuplates tab docked at the bottom of the screen or click in the menu bar Docutainers > Docuplates
1. Click on Location to sort the docuplates.
2. Find docuplates in the Labs location.
3. Download the docuplate to the local library.
The docuplate is now ready to use within the network.
Creating New Lab Docuplates
To Create a lab docuplate:
1. Open a "test" chart.
2. Open the Lab Chart section.
3. Click on the green + to create a new lab docutainer.
Select the Empty Lab template and click OK.
To Add a Lab Test
Click on the green + at the top of the Lab Encounter to enter lab tests.
Select Lab Tests
A useris to highlight the lab tests he/she wants to include and Click OK. To highlight multiple lab tests, Click and hold down the Control key on the keyboard and select the lab tests to add. The lab tests will display in the order they are selected. These cannot be moved up or down.
To Remove a Lab Test
If a test needs to be removed, Click on the red X button.
Creating the Docuplate
Click on the Docuplates tab docked at the bottom of the screen or select Docutainers > Docuplates from the menu bar.
Create a New Docuplate
To create the new docuplate, Click on the green + in the Docuplates Menu.
Enter Docuplate Information
1. Give the docuplate a shortcut.
2. Enter a description for the docuplate.
3. Enter key words for the docuplate.