To select a patient's emergency contact:
1. Locate the patient whose record you wish to edit.
the Select Patient window, select
the patient and then click The Edit Patient Details
3. Select the Personal Details tab, and then the Contact Details tab.
4. By default, a patient's emergency contact will be the same person recorded as their Next of Kin, unless you specify otherwise, by deselecting the associated check box and selecting a different patient, or adding a new non-patient record. Click the Select button to add a different patient/person as the emergency contact.
Select Emergency Contact window
appears. Either select an existing patient record as the emergency contact
or create a new non-patient record by clicking If you have chosen to add a new, non-patient record, continue now
to Step 6.
6. The Add Emergency Contact window appears. Enter details as desired. Note that some fields will not be available, as this record is designed to be a non-patient record. If you want to add this person as a patient too, you must do this before registering them as an emergency contact
7. Click to confirm.