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Adding medication question types to Qnaires
Adding medication question types to Qnaires
Updated over a week ago

You can create a question asking patients to input their medications, document the dose and select the frequency.

The answers only appear in the patient Qnaire responses as patient reported medical conditions. If the Qnaire is linked to an encounter, the answer appears in the History section.

The response cannot be linked to the patient's list of Active Medications in their patient chart.


1. From the main menu, click Qnaires.

2. Start a new Qnaire or select an existing one. See Creating and modifying Qnaires.

3. Click the Questions tab and in the top-left corner, click New Question.

📌Note: At the bottom of your Qnaire, you can also click +New Question.

A New Content box with the possible question types appears.

4. Under Choose Type, click Medication.

5. Complete the sections that apply to this question:



Question Text

Type a 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: What medication do you take? Question label: Medication.

The question appears on the answer sheet in patient charts as Medication.

Retrieve from respondent data

n/a - this type of question does not pull information from the active medication section of the patient's chart.

Natural Language Conversion

Allows you to convert a patient's response into a sentence that appears in an encounter note under the History section.

Medication question types pull all the information entered by the patient as the answer.


  • To move the question to a different position in the Qnaire, in the left side panel, click and drag the question to the suitable position.

  • To delete the question, in the top-right corner click X.

  • To duplicate a question click the copy icon at the bottom-right corner of the question.

6. To add more questions, click +New Question.

7. To publish the Qnaire, click Next Step.See Publishing your Qnaires.

📌 Note: If you edited an existing Qnaire and you are done, close the Qnaire builder window. The Qnaire builder automatically saves your changes.

Updated January 24, 2023

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