Print Handouts Automatically when other Documents are Printed

Document Designer allows the user to set up print designs which automatically print associated handouts when the design is printed. For instance, the user can set up the SOAPnote design to also print any handouts selected as a part of the visit.

Open Document Designer

Open Document Designer

In order for handouts to be printed when a SOAPnote document design is printed, the Print Selected Handouts option must be set in the printed document design. Open the Document Designer (Tools - Document Designer).

Open a Design

Open a Design

Open a document design or create a new one (File - Available Designs or Create New Design).

Design Properties

Design Properties

Once the user has created or opened a design, view the Document Design Properties (Edit - Design Properties).

Print Selected Handouts

Print Selected Handouts

On the Macros tab, check the box next to Print Selected Handouts.

Save

Click OK and save the changes. Any time that the document design is printed in the future, the selected handouts will be printed so they can be given to the patient.