You can void a perio exam that was performed more than 48 hours in the past to specify that it was not a valid exam for the corresponding patient. If the exam was done within the past 48 hours, you can delete it. However, you cannot delete or void a perio exam that is attached to a claim.
To void a perio exam
How to get there
Use the Patient Search field to access a patient's record.
If the last patient record you accessed since you last logged on is the correct patient's record, you do not need to re-enter the patient's name in the Patient Search field.
You can include inactive patients in the search results by setting the Include inactive patients switch to On.
From the Patient menu, under Clinical, clicktap Perio.
The patient's clinical record opens with the Perio tab selected.
On the Perio tab of a patient's clinical record, select an exam.
From the Manage button menu, clicktap Void Exam.
The Void Exam dialog box appears.
Type the reason that you are voiding the exam, and then clicktap Void.