7 Admitting and Discharging
Quick Admitting a Patient
Enter the required data (ID fields or last name depending on configuration) with the keyboard or a
In the confirmation window, select
Complete the rest of the demographic details as soon as possible to fully identify the patient on the
network, on the monitor, and on printed reports. To complete the details, open the
Editing Patient Information
To edit the patient information after a patient has been admitted, select the patient name field on the
main screen of the fetal monitor to open the
Discharging a Patient
You should always perform a discharge even if your previous patient was not admitted. A discharge:
When a patient is discharged from the monitor, all patient demographic data is deleted (trace data is
Depending on your configuration, monitoring for a patient may end automatically when the fetal
monitor has been powered off, or is in Standby mode for a set time.
To discharge a patient,
Select the patient name field to display the
Select the pop-up key for
In order to ensure that the settings are reset to
previous patient from the fetal monitor.
In order to ensure a continuous record, it is recommended to discharge the patient at the monitor
before performing a new patient admission in OB TraceVue/IntelliSpace Perinatal.
to quickly admit a patient using only a limited set of demographic data.
window and complete all required fields.
clears the information in the
resets all monitor settings to the settings defined in the
advances the paper automatically if the recorder is running.
stops the fetal recorder.
to discharge the patient.
to stop monitoring for the previous patient.
for a new patient, always discharge the
window, and enter the required
window and associated pop-up