Picture questions enable patients to upload a photo to their Qnaire. This is very useful in a virtual clinic when, for example, patients want to send you an image of a worrisome skin condition. Or, when you want your patients to update their patient chart avatar with a photo.


  1. From the Questions page within a new or existing Qnaire, click +New Question. For more information about opening the Questions page, see Creating or modifying Qnaires.

    A New Content box with all the possible question types appears.

  2. Click Picture.

  3. Fill out the fields using the following table.



Question Text for Picture Upload

Type the question to ask your patients.

Question Subtext (optional)

Type any additional information related to the question.

This appears under the main question.

Question Label (optional)

To change the way the question appears in the Qnaire responses, type a new Label. For example:

Question: "Take a picture of your rash" . Question label: "Skin Rash".

The question appears on the answer sheet as "Skin Rash".


Select Yes to make the question optional to complete or No to make it mandatory.

Allow user to select images from gallery (mobile)

Select Yes to enable patients to take a photo and/ or browse their photo library / folders from their mobile phone.

Qnaire Variable Name and Exportable Name

This is used for exporting purposes (simple exports / data slices).

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Update Patient Avatar

Select to enable patients to update their patient chart avatars.

4. Click Next Step to move to the Publish page. See Publishing your Qnaires.

Created July 6, 2021

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