To create autocompletes to help speed up time spent on charting, go to:

Setup, Charting Setup, Autocomplete Setup:


Click New and then enter a word or abbreviation that you would like to use as your macro that will be linked to a longer phrase.

Enter the entire phrase in the description box:

In your phrase, you can also use ?? as a type of placeholder for a value or word.

This is so that you can keep your phrase generic and applicable to many patient visits.

Type the autocomplete abbreviation (in this case we used fracwrist) into your text box and then click Enter. 

We can now also easily tab between ?? placeholders to quickly complete the information we want, to make this chart note specific to our current patient: