Additional features can be found at the very bottom of the Settings section.
If the option is not available for your clinical system, it will be greyed out.
If you enable this feature then all patients over the age of 15, that have not had a smoking read code added to their clinical system in the last year (137P., 1371., 137S. or 8CAL.), will be asked their smoking status. The touch screen will enter the answers and read codes straight into the clinical system for you. Your receptionists
Check telephone number
If you enable this feature all patients will then be asked to confirm if their telephone number is still valid. They will be able to select Yes or No. If they select No, they will continue to the final screen and be checked in but the screen will inform them that they need to see reception to update their contact details. They do not update their details using the screen. The receptionists need to be involved to prevent any errors. The screen remembers when it has asked a patient this question. It will not ask them again for at least another 90 days.
Check address, Check mobile number, Check e-mail address
These features work in the exact same way as the Check telephone number feature. Note: If you have the Discreet option ticked then the patients' contact details will be shown in a smaller font. Carer status The touch screen will look for the following read codes within the patient's clinical record: 918A., 918a., 918b., 918c., 918d., 918f., 918F., 918H., 918m., 918r., 918W., 918X., 918Y., 9d46., 918G.
If it does not find any of these codes it will ask the following:
Flu jab reminder (Age)
The touch screen will look to see if the patient is over the age of 65, and whether the following read codes appear within the patient's clinical record entered in the last 240 days: n47.., n471., n472., n473., n474., n475., n476., n477., n478., n479., n47A., n47a., n47b., n47c., n47d., n47e., n47f., n47g., n47h., n47i., n47j., n47k., n47l., n47m., n47n., n47o., n47p., n47q., n47t., n47u., n47v., n47y., n47z., 65E.., 65E0., 65E1., 65E2., 65E3., 65E4., 5E9., 65EB., ZV048
If it does not find any of these codes it will display the following:
Nothing is coded into the clinical system.
'Flu jab reminder (At risk)
The touch screen will look to see if the patient has any of the following read codes for a flu vaccination within their clinical record entered in the last 240 days: n47.., n471., n472., n473., n474., n475., n476., n477., n478., n479., n47A., n47a., n47b., n47c., n47d., n47e., n47f., n47g., n47h., n47i., n47j., n47k., n47l., n47m., n47n., n47o., n47p., n47q., n47t., n47u., n47v., n47y., n47z., 65E.., 65E0., 65E1., 65E2., 65E3., 65E4., 65E9., 65EB., ZV048
It will also look to see if the patient has any of the following read codes relating to pregnancy within their clinical record entered in the last 280 days: 615C., 6166., 6174., 62..., 621.., 6211., 6212., 6213., 6214., 6215., 6216., 6217., 6218., 621Z.
It will also look to see if the following read codes relating to carer status have been entered in the last 365 days: 9d46., 918H., 918G., 918r. and 918f.
If no code for a recent flu vaccination is found but one or more of the codes that indicate that the patient is at risk are found, the following will be displayed:
Again nothing is coded into the clinical system.
Friends and Family Test
If you tick this feature the patients will be presented with the following after the start button:
If the patient selects 'Tell us how we did today they will then be asked:
The results will be collected for you and you will be able to see them within your account at https://my.engage.gp. If you have not yet done so, click on the blue Sign Up button to sign up for an account, you will need to enter your organisation's ODS code (national Practice code).
Haven't heard about this test? Visit: http://www.england.nhs.uk/ourwork/pe/fft/