Definitions: Image Categories
The Image Categories definition controls which folders show in the Images Module (tree view) and each category's properties. The order of categories also affects the order of tabs in the Chart Module (below Patient Info). Changes affect all patient records.
Expanded by default: When checked, this category will default to showing all files within it, if the Images Module Preferences is Document tree folders persistent expand/collapse per userand if the user hasn't manually collapsed the category.
Show in Chart module: When checked, a tab for the category will show in the Chart module below Patient Info. Items in the category can then be accessed by double-clicking a thumbnail image.
Show in Patient Forms: When checked, items in the category can be accessed from the Patient Forms Window.
Show in Patient Portal: When checked, items in the category can be accessed from the Patient Portal Images area.
Only one of the options below can be selected for a category:
To reorder categories, highlight a category, then click the up/down buttons.
There are two ways to hide a category so it is no longer visible.
If you hide a category, images in that category will also be hidden, so only hide a category if you are certain it has never been used.