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Enter the patient information: select each field and use the keyboard or barcode scanner or choose
3
from the pop-up list of alternatives to input information.
When you enter data, the Information Center will automatically check for corresponding data and
will suggest an appropriate action based on what it finds. You can select
suggestion or
Last Name
First Name
Middle Name
Lifetime ID
configured for your hospital. One or both fields may be displayed and the labels may read:
MRN
displayed.
Patient Cat.
Paced Mode
PIIC iX there is a third choice:
algorithm for paced patients will be used.
Height
Weight
BSA
Date of Birth
Age
Gender
Notes (1)
When admission is complete, the patient's name appears on the monitor info line at the top of the
screen together with the symbol indicating the patient category. By clicking on this section of the
information line, also when no patient is admitted, you can open the
at any time. There you can change patient data or set patient category and paced mode as
described above.
When a Patient is Already Admitted
If the patient monitor already has a patient admitted, the
Patient
key.
When you select
and trend data are deleted, and monitoring at the Information Center may stop for monitors
designated as transport monitors. Depending on your equipment configuration, selecting
may transfer the currently admitted patient out of the bed. A message will appear requiring your
confirmation of these actions.
After selecting
above.
Using "Find Patient" to Search for Patient Data
You can use the
PIIC iX
connected hospital information systems. The search will look for currently admitted or previously
admitted patients matching the search data you enter.
Cancel
to reject it.
: Enter the patient's last name (family name).
: Enter the patient's first name.
(if configured to appear): Enter the patient's middle name.
,
Encounter ID
: Whether these fields appear and how they are labeled can be
,
,
, or other alternatives. Enter the appropriate data for the fields
Case ID
Visit Number
: Choose the patient category, either
: Choose
On
or
Off
: Enter the patient's height.
: Enter the patient's weight.
: The monitor calculates the body surface area automatically.
: Enter the patient's date of birth, in the form dd/mmm/yyyy.
: The monitor calculates the patient age automatically.
: Choose
Male
or
Female
/
Notes (2)
: Enter any extra information about the patient or treatment.
New Patient
, the monitor is freed. All settings are reset to the defaults, all patient data
, you can admit your patient as described in "When No Patient is Admitted"
New Patient
Find Patient
key to search for patient data in the Information Center and any
5 Managing Patients and Equipment
Adult
,
Pedi
(You must use
On
if your patient has a pacemaker). With
. When the paced mode is
Unconfirmed
.
Admit Patient
to accept the
Confirm
, or
Neo
.
, the
Unconfirmed
Patient Demographics
key is replaced by the
New Patient
window
New
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