Appointment session

An appointment session is the period of time for which a Provider and Facility are allocated to provide services. Sessions are normally divided into timeslots.

A Session has the following characteristics:
  • Provider - who will provide service during the session.
  • Appointment Facility
  • Appointment Session Type
  • Start Time - when the session starts
  • Duration - how long the session lasts
  • Last Walkin - the number of minutes before the end of the session that walk-in patients will be accepted into the session
  • Default Timeslot Duration - how long timeslots normally last.
  • Appointment Session Status
  • Encounter Program - restricts the visibility of the session to those with access to the assigned Encounter Program