Fall MiChart system upgrade coming Oct. 23  

July 6, 2022  //  FOUND IN: Updates & Resources

The next MiChart upgrade is planned for Sunday, Oct. 23. This will be the last planned upgrade for 2022 with a goal to introduce new features, limit impact to the organization and maintain regulatory requirements. 

The upgrade will include updates, system maintenance and new features to the MiChart application. The newest upgrade will enable some key changes and enhancements, including: 

  • New In Basket redesign with an updated look to make it more intuitive and add features. More details can be seen within the It’s Possible… In Basket Overview video. 
  • New Behavioral Health module to support the unique workflows of behavioral health users and efficiently meet regulatory requirements within MiChart. 
  • New Genomics module that can create actionable Genomic and Germline indicators, while also offering reporting data. 
  • Changes to Secure Chat availability statuses. 
  • Synopsis is getting a new Timeline-based view, and usability improvements. 
  • Transition to “Book It” for improved and faster appointment scheduling. 

Clinician user experience labs 

To prepare for new features within the upgrade, MiChart users are invited to attend user experience labs to test their daily workflows in a practice environment. The labs will offer the opportunity to identify the impact of changes and provide feedback to the MiChart upgrade project team.  

Sign up using this link — Fall 2022 MiChart Upgrade User Experience Lab Sign Ups — to attend one of the one-hour sessions offered virtuallyon the following dates: 

  • Monday, Aug. 22, 7 a.m. – 1 p.m.  
  • Tuesday, Aug. 23, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.  
  • Friday, Aug. 26, 8 a.m. – 2 p.m.   
  • Monday, Aug. 29, 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.  
  • Tuesday, Aug. 30, 1 p.m. – 7 p.m.  
  • Thursday, Sept. 1, 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. 

Please be sure to indicate your role and location so that we may better anticipate the type of users and applications that will need support. 

Labs are available to all users but targeted for clinical users. Please note that Billing and Home Health will hold separate, focused lab sessions that will be communicated separately. 

For more information 

Please visit the Fall MiChart Upgrade project page.