occupational health, ams update

AMS 2018.04

The April 2018 release of AMS (the Occupational Health Management software of choice) is now available. This post describes some of the highlights.

AMS downloads are available at http://ams.deepred.co.za.


Device Support

The following new devices are now fully supported by AMS: Tremetrics RA 660 Audiometer, Resonance R07A Audiometer, Keystone Vision Screener and AME Spirometer.

Patient Employment Historyemployment history

Manage and track a patients complete employment history over time, including information such as: Employer, Company, Work Site, Position, Employment Type, etc.



Reports, Documents & Letterscof medical surveillance

Various improvements have been made to the standard Reports, Documents and Letters.

  • Individual Clinic logos can be loaded for each Clinic in an organisation that has multiple sites.
  • Formatting of documents and letters has been improved, allowing for a larger logo and Clinic address details to be clearly displayed.
  • A framework is in place to support development of custom documents & letters for the Clinic.


Patient Consentelectronic signature

A standard Patient consent letter can be printed and / or electronically signed for each Medical Exam performed. Electronically signed letters are permanently stored on the Patient record.
Read our post on The paperless Occupational Health Clinic for more information on electronic signatures.



Scriptsmedical prescription

Medical prescriptions can be created and electronically signed by the OMP, even if he/she in not on site. Scripts are permanently stored on the Patient record.
Read our post on The paperless Occupational Health Clinic for more information on electronic signatures.

Medical Workflow

A number of improvements to the Medical workflow have been added to improve usability and operator productivity:

  • Links to Audio / Vision / Spiro testing are conveniently available from directly within the Medical Exam process.
  • The Medical Exam is verified for completeness before sign-off is allowed.
  • A full pack of reports for the complete Medical Exam is available with a single click. Reports include the Audio, Vision, Spiro and complete Medical details.


Spiro Calibration Reminder

AMS will warn the operator if they attempt to perform a lung function test without a valid calibration check on record.

Patient Merge

Improvements to the Patient Merge function make it much easier to find and merge duplicate Patient records.

Activity Log

A User Activity Log tracks all User activity for audit purposes.

Link Device to Clinic

Devices are now linked to the Clinic at which they are installed, simplifying management of the Clinic assets.

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