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Comment: Fixed the Database and Default value fields as they were missing information

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Adding

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A

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New

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Patient

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Identifier

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Field

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You

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can

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look

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at

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pre-existing

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identifier

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fields

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in

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your

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system

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or

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on

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the

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demo

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website

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for

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examples.

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If

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the

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patient

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identifier

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type

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has

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already

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been

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defined

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within

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a

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field,

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then

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you

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should

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try

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to

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re-use

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the

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existing

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field

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if

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possible;

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otherwise,

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follow

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these

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steps

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to

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create

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a

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new

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identifier

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field:

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  1. Go

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  1. to

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  1. Administration

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  1. Manage

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  1. Fields

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  1. Click

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  1. "Add

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  1. New

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  1. Field"

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  1. Create

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  1. your

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  1. field

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  1. with

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  1. the

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  1. following

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  1. information

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  1. :

    Field

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  1. Name

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  1. Enter

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  1. a

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  1. name

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  1. for

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  1. the

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  1. field,

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  1. e.g.

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  1. "Medical

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  1. Record

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  1. Number"

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  1. Description

    Describe the field to help other administrators and users — e.g.,

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  1. "Unique

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  1. patient

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  1. identifier

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  1. for

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  1. Wilson

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  1. Hospital"

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  1. Field

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  1. Type

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  1. Database

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  1. element

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  1. Database

    Table_ =_ patient_identifier, Attribute = identifier

    Default value

    $!{patient.getPatientIdentifier(

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  1. 1

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  1. ).getIdentifier()}

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  1. ,

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  1. replacing

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  1. the

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  1. 1

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  1. with

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  1. the

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  1. internal

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  1. identifier

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  1. type

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  1. id

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  1. (you

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  1. can

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  1. find

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  1. this

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  1. under

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  1. "Manage

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  1. Identifier

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  1. Types",

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  1. hovering

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  1. your

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  1. mouse

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  1. over

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  1. the

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  1. identifier

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  1. type

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  1. and

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  1. looking

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  1. at

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  1. the

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  1. link's

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  1. address)

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  1. Select

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  1. Multi

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  1. Leave

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  1. unchecked

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NOTE:

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typically,

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patient

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demographic

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fields

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(like

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an

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identifier)

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should

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be

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placed

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under

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the

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"PATIENT"

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section

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of

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a

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form

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schema.

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