appointments and have not been posted to or charted (as existing, treatment-planned, or complete) in patients' records. Alternatively, you can inactivate a procedure code so that it is not available for selection wherever procedure codes can be selected.You can delete custom procedure codes that are not attached to any
Important: If you delete a procedure code that is part of any multi-codes, that procedure code will be removed from those multi-codes, and any of those multi-codes that are for bridges will be inactivated. However, if deleting the procedure code results in any multi-codes not having any associated procedure codes, those multi-codes will also be deleted.
To delete a procedure code
How to get there
If you are not already viewing the correct location, select it from the Location menu.
From the Settings menu, under Production, clicktap Procedure Codes.
The Procedure Codes page opens.
On a location's Procedure Codes page, select a procedure code.
To quickly locate a procedure, type a code or description in the Search For Specific Procedure field near the top of the page.
You can also filter the list of procedure codes to view all procedures, only the favorites (most commonly used procedures), only active procedures, or only inactive procedures.
The Edit Procedure Code dialog box appears.
This button is available only if this is a custom procedure (not a standard ADA Procedure Code) that has not been charted (as existing, treatment planned, or complete), posted, or scheduled for any patient.
A confirmation message appears.