Online Training - Using Cerner PowerNote

PowerNote is an application within PowerChart where providers can create documents directly into the electronic medical record using an interactive template system. PowerNote templates are built and customized on-site by the Clinical Informatics team in conjunction with departmental faculty and staff. PowerNote eliminates the cost and turnaround time associated with traditional dictation and transcription, and puts the provider in direct control of the documentation process.

 Modifying or Correcting a PowerNote

Once a PowerNote is signed into the electronic medical record, all modifications must be made directly from the Documentation section of the patient’s chart. To modify or correct a PowerNote:

1. From List, double click on signed note
2. Select modify or correct.
    Correct will allow user to enter the body of the note and make corrections
    Modify will only allow an addendum to be entered at the bottom of the note
3. Click the Sign button when complete.

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