You can initiate a message to any patient who's registered to use PATCHS at your practice.
1. Go to the patients page...
By selecting 'Patients' on the top navigation menu.
2. Search for the patient you want to contact...
By typing their name into the search box and pressing 'Enter' and clicking on them.
3. 'Send message'
You can send information to patients in a number of different ways:
- Manually typing a message
- Picking messages from a list
- What questionnaires are available to send patients?
5. Send the message..
If your message includes a question that requires a response from the patient, use the Reply required button to send the message.
Your message will be sent to the patient and will be moved the 'Awaiting response' . When the patient responds, it will be moved into your personal inbox.
Reply not required
If your message doesn't require a response from the patient, use the reply not required button to send the message.
Your message will be sent to the patient and will be visible on their 'All Requests and Messages' page