"Epic" charting

  1. 0 Hi
    Has anyone gone to paperless Epic charting in Labor andDel or Post Part?
  2. Visit  massbaby profile page

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    Joined Dec '09; Posts: 44; Likes: 2.

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  3. Visit  Twinmom06 profile page
    I'm not a nurse yet but our entire hospital system uses Epic charting...the only things on paper are the appropriate consents and the ppwork that goes to the state...
  4. Visit  ContraryRN profile page
    Quote from massbaby
    Has anyone gone to paperless Epic charting in Labor andDel or Post Part?
    We use it were I work (Mom/Baby & SCN). I'v been there 3 years and they were using it before I got there. Let me know if you have questions. I would be happy to help.
  5. Visit  obprof profile page
    Yup. I like it for Postpartum and NICU, but hate it for L&D.
  6. Visit  klone profile page
    Yes, our facility uses it hospital-wide, including L&D/Mother/Baby. It's the only EMR I'm familiar with for L&D, so I have no complaints.
  7. Visit  massbaby profile page
    Thanks for your reply gettinguse to it but a lot of sreens and clicking Admissions to
    to L andD seem to take forever
  8. Visit  massbaby profile page
    Any tips would be appreciated Seems like with all the screens I just go back to a good ole nursing note!!!
  9. Visit  ToRpeng.R.N profile page
    hi guys, i wanted to ask if you guys can give me some input on the charting..I'm a new grad but been out of school since 2010, the hospital that i am working at right now is using EPIC for the charting. everything was pretty new to me. I'm struggling on my first and 2nd day of oreintation. tomorrow will be my 3rd day. i just wanted to ask you guys if you guys have any idea on the process of the charting. i've noticed that they don't use SOAP, fDAR..these SOAP, fDAR are the only 2 that i am familiar with during school days. to give you guys an idea here's the example given to me as a sample but not the actual. i've been trying to get this on my head hoping i can get a better understanding on how they formulate it. any infor will be a great help.. thanks


    STATUS: No change
    Primary problem: New onset seizure, sinus tachycardia (they said the primary problem is the reason for the admission to the hospital)

    Key findings related to primary problem
    : AOx3, no sob or cp, no seizure, hr 68, generalized weakness on the lower extremities, foley adequate output, seizure precaution maintained

    Other key finding:
    c/o constipation dulculax supp. given as prn awaiting for result at this time.
  10. Visit  massbaby profile page
    thanks for your rply can you given me some advice about how you document your mother baby discharge instriuctions --it never seems complete or done of course i always do a note too
  11. Visit  massbaby profile page
    do you use Stork monitoring with epic?
  12. Visit  massbaby profile page
    may ia sk why do you hte it for L&D it is difficult!!

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