Definitions allow you to customize Open Dental colors, options, and some defaults.
|Definitions: Account Colors||Definitions: Claim Payment Groups||Definitions: Procedure Button Categories|
|Definitions: Account Procs Quick Add||Definitions: Clinic Specialties||Definitions: Procedure Code Categories|
|Definitions: Adj Types||Definitions: Commlog Types||Definitions: Prog Note Colors|
|Definitions: Appointment Colors||Definitions: Contact Categories||Definitions: Prognosis|
|Appointment Confirmation Status||Definitions: Diagnosis Types||Definitions: Provider Specialties|
|Definitions: Appt Procs Quick Add||Definitions: Fee Colors||Definitions: Recall / Unsched Status|
|Definitions: Auto Note Categories||Definitions: Image Categories||Definitions: Regions|
|Definitions: Billing Types||Definitions: Insurance Payment Types||Definitions: Supply Categories|
|Definitions: Blockout Types||Definitions: Insurance Verification Status||Definitions: Task Priorities|
|Definitions: Chart Graphic Colors||Definitions: Letter Merge Cats||Definitions: Treat Plan Priorities|
|Definitions: Carrier Group Names||Definitions: Misc Colors||Definitions: Web Sched New Patient Appt Types|
|Definitions: Claim Custom Tracking||Definitions: Payment Plan Categories|
|Definitions: Claim Error Code||Definitions: Payment Types|
|Definitions: Claim Payment Tracking||Definitions: PaySplit Unearned Types|
In the Main Menu, click Setup, Definitions.
Definitions are grouped by category. Click on a category and its definitions and current settings show on the right. A short description of the category and what the definitions control shows in the Guidelines area.
If a category controls list options, types, or categories, the Edit Items buttons are enabled.