Editing an Encounter Note

Found a typo you initially missed when creating your encounter note? Realized your forgot to include some information? Worry not! Encounter notes can be edited at any point by clicking on the ‘Edit’ button on the right hand side of the note itself.

This will open the note in the note editor at the bottom of the screen. Make the required changes, then use the buttons at the bottom right to save them.

Encounter Note Revision History

While encounter note can always be edited, each version of the note is saved within the EMR with its editors. This means that you can easily keep track of changes over time and identify who performed them.

The revision history can be accessed by clicking on the number at the bottom right of the encounter note, by ‘Rev.’ which stands for ‘Revisions’. The number itself indicates how many versions of this notes have been saved in the system so far.