EPIC Orders-Only Radiology Order Guide

How to Order an Imaging Study From an “Orders-Only Encounter”

1. Create an orders only encounter by clicking “Encounter” on the top of the screen

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2. Find the patient by using their MRN or name

3. Click on "New"

4. Type in “Orders Only”

Click "Accept" to go to the next screen.

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5. Click on “Chart Review”

6. Click on “Add Order” at the bottom.

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7. Type in the order that you are looking for. 

Hit return or click the plus sign to go to the next screen.

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8. Click on the one you want, in this case I want an MRA pelvis with and without contrast.

Double click your selection or click "Accept" at the bottom left to go to the next screen.

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9. Fill out all of the required elements in the order. These are indicated by the red circle with the exclamation point in it.

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10. Add any scheduling instructions.

Click "Accept" at the bottom of the pop-up window when you are finished.

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11. Click “Sign Orders”

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12. Then click “sign visit” This will close and end the encounter and remove it from your chart completion box.