Workstation Configuration Scanners Window

PDX Workstation Config

Workstation Configuration Scanners Window

The Workstation Configuration Signature Capture window lets you view and modify the settings for the scanner attached to the workstation. To access the Workstation Configuration Scanners Capture window, select Tools > Workstation Configuration and select the Scanners tab.

The following describes the fields on the Workstation Configuration Scanners window.

Scanner for this Workstation

#

Identifier for the scanner

Document Type

Type of document (Patient Information, Patient Signature, prescription, and so on)

The system displays these document types - you cannot change them.

Scanner Name

Name for the scanner

This column is blank for new EPS installations. For EPS upgrades, the system retains the existing scanner information.

Color

Indicates whether the scanner is set to print color or gray scale

Duplex

Indicates whether the scanner is set to produce one- or two-sided images

Blank = one sided

True = two sided (duplex)

Brightness

Number indicating the brightness of the scanned image

A positive number indicates the image is lightened; a negative number indicates it is darkened.

Contrast

Number indicating the contrast level of the scanned image

A positive number indicates the contrast level is increased; a negative number indicates it is reduced.

Resolution

Number indicating the image's resolution

Range is 50 DPI to 300 DPI.

Magnification

Number indicating the level of magnification of the scanned image

Select to enable the fields in the Edit Patient Information Scan Settings area.

Sets all the scanners to the Debug scanner

You can use this setting to test the scanners to be sure they work correctly.

Disable Scanning

Enables or disables scanning for this workstation

Select to save your change to the Disable Scanning checkbox.

Edit Patient Information Scan Settings

Scanner Name

The scanner you are connecting to this workstation

Color

Determines whether the scanner scans in gray scale or color

Magnification

Determines the magnification level of the image the scanner produces.

Note: You can also use the Resize Image icon to resize an image.

Brightness

Lightens or darkens the image

The default setting is at the middle of the bar, indicating 0 (zero).

Contrast

Increases or decreases the image's contrast

The default setting is at the middle of the bar, indicating 0 (zero). Use this setting to increase readability if the image is too light.

Resolution

Increases or decreases the image's resolution

The higher the number, the sharper the image is. Range is 50 dpi to 300 dpi.

Duplex

Determines if the scanner produces an image of both sides of the prescription

If you select this checkbox, you must scan both sides of the prescription.

Select to save your changes.

When all changes are applied, the system displays Scanning Disabled, Scanner Available for [document type], or Scanner Not Available on any window with scanning capabilities.

Select to open a window that enables you to generate a test image. The sample indicates the image's size.

Select to restore the settings to their previous state before you changed them.

 

Identify Barcodes

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See Also

Establish Scanner Settings