Filter Messages

Use filters to quickly find what you're looking for in your Secure Messaging Inbox. 

Help Topics on This Page

- Filters Applied Indicator
- Filters - Options
- Filters - Actions

Filters Applied Indicator

The Filters Applied indicator is a convenient way to quickly see the filters that are applied to your Secure Messaging Inbox. Click the Filters Applied indicator: 

 A window opens and displays the active filter(s).

Note: If no filters are active, the Filters Applied indicator will not be displayed.

Filters - Options

If the filters are collapsed, click on Filters to expand. 

 

When you apply filters, the subset of messages that meet your filter criteria will be displayed. Apply one or more of these filters to quickly find what you're looking for in your Secure Messaging Inbox: 

  • Patient Last Name: at a minimum, enter the beginning letter of the patient's last name

  • Patient First Name: at a minimum, enter the beginning letter of the patient's first name 

  • Patient DOB (Date of Birth): mm/dd/yyyy format  

  • To: message recipient

  • From: message sender

  • Subject: message subject

  • Received Date: Begin Date / End Date: message received between these two dates; mm/dd/yyyy format  

  • Status: New; Awaiting Info; In Progress; Action Required; Complete; Sent (hold Ctrl key down to select more than one) 

  • Type: secure message type (hold Ctrl key down to select more than one) 

 Filters - Actions

  • Click Apply to apply your filter selections to your Secure Messaging Inbox.

  • Click Save to save your filter selections as your Secure Messaging Inbox default for subsequent use.

  • Click Clear to temporarily clear your filter selections. Note: Your filter selections will still be active when you return to your Secure Messaging Inbox.  

  • Click Clear then Save to permanently clear your saved filter selections. Otherwise, your filter selections will still be active when you return to your Secure Messaging Inbox. 

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