** You must have access to locations, DSS Units, and categories in order
national procedure. This option allows you to enter, edit, and delete
the procedure synonym, Associated Clinic, and Volume.
It is acceptable to have multiple synonyms for a procedure, because
the synonyms are associated with the Event Code Screens that define
the procedures. For data entry and reports, the software uses the
procedure synonym, if one exists.
Procedures that are being passed to PCE must have an Associated Clinic.
When you enter or edit an Associated Clinic using this option, it
to use this option. **
becomes the default clinic during data entry. Likewise, when you
enter or edit the Volume with this option, it becomes the Default
Volume during data entry.
** You must create Event Capture locations, DSS Units, and procedures
before using this option. If the DSS Units use categories to group
procedures, you must also define the categories before using this
A procedure synonym is the locally-recognized name for a local or