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Admitting And Discharging; Admit/discharge On The Monitor - Philips FM20/30 Instructions For Use Manual

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Admitting and Discharging

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The fetal monitor can store basic patient demographic information used to identify patients.

Admit/Discharge on the Monitor

This section describes how you admit and discharge patients when using the monitor as a stand-alone
device (that is, when not used with an obstetrical information and surveillance system such as
OB TraceVue/IntelliSpace Perinatal).
Admitting a Patient
The fetal monitor displays physiological data as soon as a patient is connected. This lets you monitor a
patient who is not yet admitted. It is however important to admit patients properly so that you can
identify your patient on recordings.
Use the
To admit a patient,
1
Select the patient name field or select the
Demographics
Clear any previous patient data by selecting
2
If you do not discharge the previous patient, you will not be able to distinguish data from the
previous and current patients on the recording.
Select
3
4
Enter the patient information: select each field and use the on-screen keyboard.
If a conventional keyboard is connected to the monitor you can use this to enter patient
information:
Select
5
stops and immediately restarts to annotate the new patient data.
window and its associated pop-up keys to admit and discharge patients.
Patient Demographics
window
.
.
Admit Patient
: Enter the patient's last name (family name), for example
Last Name
: Enter the patient's first name, for example
First Name
: Enter the patient's medical record number (MRN), for example
MRN
on your configuration this field may be labeled differently e.g.
,
, or
Number
Serial Number
: Enter the gestational age of the pregnancy. Enter one numeric for the week
Gestational Age
(0-50) and one numeric for the day (0-6).
: Enter the patient's date of birth.
Date of Birth
. The patient status changes to admitted. If the recorder is running, the recorder
Confirm
Patient Demogr.
Dischrge Patient
.
SSN
SmartKey to open the
Patient
and then
.
Confirm
.
Doe
.
Jane
12345678.
,
Record ID
Lifetime ID
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Depending
,
Account
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