Filter Orders

Use filters to quickly find what you are looking for in your Orders Inbox.  

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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 Orders Inbox. Click the Filters Applied indicator: 

A window opens and the active filters are displayed: 

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

Filters - Options

If Filters are collapsed, select Filters to expand. 

Patient Last Name*: filter by partial or full last name

Patient First Name*: filter by partial or full first name

Patient DOB (Date of Birth): filter by date of birth (mm/dd/yyyy format)   

Order Date: filter by Range or Time Frame

  • For Range enter Begin Date (mm/dd/yyyy) and End Date (mm/dd/yyyy)
  • For Time Frame, click in the box and make a selection from the dropdown 

Scheduled/Draw Date: filter by Begin Date and End Date

Form Type: filter by orders that use a particular Form; hold down the Ctrl key to select more than one Form Type

Facility: filter by orders sent to a particular location; hold down the Ctrl key to select more than one Facility

Form Status: filter by orders with the same status; hold down the Ctrl key to select more than one Form Status

Service Requested: filter by orders for a specific service 

*Tip: You can use the percent sign (%) as a wildcard in the Patient Last Name and Patient First Name fields. For example, entering mi% in the Patient Last Name field returns all patients with last names beginning with "mi", such as Miller, and Miner.

Filters - Actions

  • Select Apply to apply your filter selections to the Orders Inbox.

  • Select Save to save your filter selections as the default for subsequent use.

  • Select Clear to temporarily deselect your filter selections. Your filter selections will still be active when you return to Orders Inbox.  

  • Select Clear then Save to permanently deselect your saved filter selections.

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