The Optical Summary provides an overview of the patient's orders. A common use for the Optical Summary is to quickly check a patient's order for eyeglasses and contact lenses. Within this area you can access the following:
A hyperlink directly to the patient’s order.
Status of the order.
An information button that provides details of the order to eliminate opening the order screen and search.
The following instructions are to set your profile settings to default to eyeglass orders or contact lens orders when you access the screen.
- Click on your name in the system's navigation bar > Edit Profile > Preferences > Patients.
- The setting is Optical Summary Default View, click either Eyeglass Details or Contact Lens Details.
- Click 'Save.'
- Log out and log in to see the changes associated to the setting.