In the Main Menu, click Lists, Clinics.
All Clinics that are currently set up show in the Clinics list. From here you can enter contact information, specialties, payment and billing addresses, and default providers. You can also reorder the list of clinics, or move patients from one clinic to another.
Show Hidden: Check/uncheck to display/hide hidden clinics in the Clinics list.
Pat Count: Number of patients assigned to a clinic. Counts patients who have a status of patient, inactive, or prospective.
The order of clinics in the Clinics list affects the order in other dropdowns throughout the program. By default clinics are sorted in the order they are created.
Order Alphabetical: Check this box to automatically sort the clinics in alphabetical order. This will also disable the up/down buttons. Any new clinics will also be automatically sorted alphabetically.
To manually reorder clinics:
Hiding a clinic removes it as a selection option in various dropdowns throughout Open Dental.
Use the Move Patients tool to reassign patients to another clinic.