TELUS Collaborative Health Record (CHR) Mobile app
TELUS Health is pleased to launch the free CHR Mobile app for providers. It enables you to stay connected to your practice and your patients while on the go. You can access your patient records anytime and anywhere from any Apple® or Android™ smartphone. Through the security of our CHR infrastructure, the app allows you to:
Add new patients
View patient files and lab results
Access specific parts of patient records
Quickly and securely upload patient photos
View your schedule
Add and remove time off in the schedule
For more information, see TELUS Collaborative Health Record Mobile.
Medications are now available in flowsheets
You can add a medication to a flowsheet in order to see medication data over time alongside a patient's relevant lab results, injections, social history, and other patient data elements.
Each medication record displayed in the flowsheet can show dose, frequency, duration, and start date. You can select an item to see additional details, including multiple dosages. CHR-6934
To learn more about flowsheets, explore the Flowsheets collection in the CHR Education Centre.
Zebra GK420D label printer support
The CHR now supports the Zebra GK420D label printer. CHR-13578
To learn more about connecting the label printer to your CHR, see Setting up your Zebra label printer.
Pump(s) is now an available unit for prescription dose and quantity. CHR-11456
The system now shows the login screen after logging you out for inactivity. CHR-9548
In Manitoba, diagnostic imaging results now map to more descriptive section names instead of "Other" when external exam codes don't match. CHR-13595
In Prince Edward Island, you can now choose the facility type "Virtual Care" with all fee codes. CHR-13685
When you export a patient chart or add an attachment to a referral, the Lab section displays 15 labs per page instead of 3. CHR-13338
When you fax a form without a cover page and leave the CC Recipient field blank, the system no longer adds the patient’s family doctor as a carbon copy (CC) recipient. CHR-13321
The "mL" dosage unit now appears in the dosage instructions when you generate a PDF copy of a prescription. You no longer need to enter "mL" in the Dose field for PDF prescriptions. CHR-12006
In Prince Edward Island, labs in the inbox no longer show an incorrect abnormal value count for consolidated lab reports containing multiple tests with the same accession number. CHR-12891
In Prince Edward Island, when you add an insured billing item to the Billing section of an encounter template for the first time after a refresh or login, the Edit Billing Item dialog now properly appears for you to fill out. CHR-13010
What’s new in the CHR help
Here’s what we recently added to the CHR help (help.inputhealth.com):
Are you looking for an article on how to configure certain CHR features? The CHR has many customizations you can use to fit your clinic and users' specific needs. See Configuring your CHR, outlining how you can personalise your CHR.
Off-schedule release notes
Do you wonder if a bug you reported was fixed? We release new CHR versions every two weeks and include the improvements and bug fixes in our CHR release notes collection. However, there are times when we release fixes before the next scheduled release. To learn more about fixes in these releases, visit CHR off-schedule release notes.