Last review date 03/02/2023
Access the contraception template by going to auto-consultations > ardens CONDITIONS WOMENS HEALTH > Contraception.
Alternatively, add the template to the F12 launcher.
Record that you have discussed confidentiality. If you need to change the confidentiality status of the encounter click the button and select accordingly:
Read code - pregnancy information, smoking, sexual activity and sexual health.
Vitals - enter relevant values into the boxes i.e. BP, weight etc.
UK MEC Risk - to assign a level of risk:
There are various tabs to select from - C-OCP, POP, Implant, Injection, LNG-IUS, IUD
Either use the tick boxes along the top to assign the overall MEC Risk or run through the individual risks with the patient:
Menstrual diary - print if required - click print at the bottom. The Patient name and address will also print on it:
Click the buttons for the STI/BBV and Chlamydia screens
PIL & advice - issue patient information leaflets and give LARC advice. Don't forget that any red stars indicate that a QOF payment is linked to the field.
Record that advice has been given and type any detail onto the pencil icon.
Gillick/Fraser - competency on younger patients:
Other templates that may be of use:
Don't forget to ok the template and save the record when finished.
Note: If you need any help please click help & feedback at the top right hand corner of the template and click contact us if you wish to fill in the online form for help.