Glossary

   SmartList

Category: Frequently Heard Epic Terms

A SmartTool that allows you to choose from a list of pre-configured choices in a SmartText or SmartPhrase. These can be single- or multiple-response lists.


   SmartPhrase

Category: Frequently Heard Epic Terms

A SmartTool that allows you to type a few characters that automatically expand into a longer phrase or block of text. For example, .pt becomes patient.


   SmartText

Category: Frequently Heard Epic Terms

A text template that can include text, SmartPhrases, SmartLists, and SmartLinks. Frequently used in progress notes, but can be used in many different types of records.


   SmartTools

Category: Frequently Heard Epic Terms

Pre-configured text that can be used to standardize documentation, such as notes, within the system. SmartTools include SmartLinks, SmartLists, SmartPhrases, and SmartTexts.


   Start-up Activity

Category: Frequently Heard Epic Terms


A default activity available to you in Epic based on your role with your organization. These start-up activities will show up as tabs that you can click on and open when logging into Hyperspace.


   Stork

Category: Epic Application

Epic’s obstetric system


   Submitter

Category: Frequently Heard Epic Terms

An organization that sends specimens to the reference laboratory for testing