1. Login to Practicesuite as provider Tom Mcquinn, from the menu on the left, choose->EMR->Clinical Desktop. Click the Patient tab to open the Patient Search page. Type the name of the patient, the patients list will be displayed below. Click on the name of the patient from the list to open the chart.

2. Select the main sheet, and choose a date from the previous month as the date of service. Click on the Consultation Sheet Button.

From the menu on the left, click on Smoking Status listed under Subjective. A list of option for smoking status will be displayed on the right. Select Current every day smoker option and click save the chart as Pending.

3. Click on the Current Chart tab, When the chart opens , change the date of service to the current date and click the New Consultation Chart button. A message box will appear, asking you if you want to copy the contents of the current chart. Click the Cancel button.  From the menu on the left, click on Smoking Status listed under Objective. Change the option previously selected to Current some day smoker. Click on Save as button to save this chart.

4. Click on Facesheet tab. The Smoking Status will have a new status as Current some day smoker.