Dentrix Ideas

Inactivating vs. Deleting Medications (Consider Merging Medications Instead)

Instead of inactivating a bunch of medications, give us the option to merge them with existing medications - for example, if a patient spells the name of the drug wrong and it accidentally gets added by our office staff (Levothroxin vs Levothyroxine) - give us the option to merge with the correct medication rather than filling our database with unneeded extras.

  • Amy
  • Aug 29 2019
  • Likely to Implement
  • Apr 3, 2020

    Admin response

    Thank you for the recommendation, we are always looking for ways to improve the product. we will consider this for a potential future release.

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  • Guest commented
    13 May 03:29pm

    Yes! When someone misspells a medication, we are stuck with keeping that medication in our list. The merging of medications should allow users to keep the alerts associated for select or all patients.