What's New

5.0.42991.0 - September 13, 2017

  • Appointment Book: performance improvements
  • Appointment Book: Add saving and restoring of MyTasks and ClientTasks grid layouts to preserve column order.
  • Client Details: Consultation notes not resetting on change of client
  • Client Details: PDF Viewer - Added 'Interactive Form' Toolbar with Save functionality.
  • Client Details: Option to open PDF files in external application
  • Client Details: Fix for Edinburgh Perinatal layout
  • Client Details: Referrer sort consistency fixed so that it uses the same order option as Client names
  • Client Details: Print Client, History and Consultations options have been enabled and underlying issues resolved
  • Medicare: Claimant: Fixed Date of Birth format
  • Medicare Claim History: Fix Assessment Note not showing or storing.
  • Medicare Claim History: Fix PaymentRun value not showing.
  • Medicare Claim History: Fix Save column order of report when closing.
  • Tyro: Fixed Tyro Checkbox and adapter loading.

5.0.42969.0 - August, 2017

What's New in Version 5! Follow this link to see details of new functionality in Version 5

4.6.0.0 - March, 2015

Updates to Google Calendar Sync
Security updates

4.4.0.8 - November 21, 2013

  • Client View - Referrals: Fix display of Provider ID & add "Inactive" label where required.
  • File Sync: Remove Hash value calculation and compare to speed up process.
     
  • 4.4.0.7 - October 28, 2013

    • Appointment Book: turn off Data Navigator Multiselect
    • Appointment Book: Fixed: Unable to delete a Meeting Occurrence
    • Appointment Book: Work Week/Week View not 'sticking'
    • Appointment Book: Further refinements to Appt Load routine to ensure future appts are always loaded.
       
    • 4.4.0.5 - October 23, 2013

      • Appointment Book: Ensure Appt Book Refreshes correctly when moving forward or back more than 2mths.
      • Appointment Book: Network Direct Connection PC's Fixed: Under specific circumstances, dragging an Appointment to a new Time did not save the new Time correctly.
      • Appointment Book: Added right-click "Email Appt List to Practitioner" option.
      • Appointment Edit Screen: Added warning icon and tooltip when incorrect Practitioner is selected for a Client.
      • Appointment Book: Fixed: Clicking 'Show Cancelled' incorrectly changed the Appt book colours.
      • Email: Fix timeout for Gmail sending.
      • Solo edition Invoice Preview fixed.
      • Solo edition Search by Phone No fixed.
      • Email Invoices: Fixed: Correctly dispose of Attachments when email has been sent.
      • Export Invoice: exit emailing process if export fails.
      • Invoicing: Solo: Referrals - only the Current Referral was being retrieved, therefore the Referral info was left blank in the Invoice when the Referral was not the 'Active' one.
      • Client Details: 'Delete' now clears the Client Referral value.
      • New Client - Referral: Removed requirement for Referral Date.
      • Client Bulk Edit: Added fields Medicare No,Medicare Expiry,Medicare IRN,Health Fund,Health Fund Member ID
         

       

      4.3.8.0 - October 4, 2013

      • Email: Added support for Outlook.com/Live.com
      • Client Details: Document and Contact grid layout layout and sort order are now being saved/loaded.
      • Client Details: Client History and Consultation outputs: Honour new lines & paragraph breaks.
      • Invoices: Added option to Auto-close Third Party invoices on creation. By default all new 3rd Party Invoices are left open and the user is asked if they want to close the Invoice off when saving. Many customers only put one consultation on an Invoice and therefore want all 3rd Party invoices to close when they are saved. This option (when True) will skip the 'Do you want to close the Invoice' question and close it automatically.
      • Appointment Edit: Disable the ability for syncing computer users to change Appointments between Meeting / Client / Casual after they are created.
      • Appointment Book: 'Show All Appointments' added to right click menu + the ability to select and delete multiple future appointments for a Client.
      • Letter Editor: corrected Location Postcode, Location Suburb and added Appointment Duration.
      • Full Client List: Set default 'From' and 'To' dates when loading form.
      • Invoices: Added ability to include a lot more Referral fields in the invoice items table - particularly for 3rd Party Invoices where a Referral Order No or Referrer needs to be listed against each Patient. (Contact Support for Templates to be updated)

      4.3.3.6 - September 3, 2013

      • New - Body Chart for Massage Therapy, Chiropractors, Physios, Exercise Physiologists.
      • New - Physiotherapist Module.
      • New - Management Dashboards - Appointments - Referrals. (more info to come)
      • Client Appointments form - able to delete multiple appointments.
      • Appointment Edit Form: Change to display of Provider No to correct issue when selecting from Referrals that had the same Referrer Name.
      • Fix - Client Details: Inactive Referrer causes error when loading Clients with Referrals assigned to that Referrer.
      • Fix - Charts - show markers by default for CYBOCS, YBOCS and HONOS.
      • Fix - Letter Editor: Prevent templates from loading as the user types the template name in.
      • Fix - Transaction Report: Report on 'Both' Payments and Invoices now includes Client Name when 'Bill to <> Client'
      • Fix - Made Client Phone Call form TopMost/AlwaysOnTop so previous notes can be reviewed whilst on a phone call.

      4.2.6.5 - July 25, 2013

      • New - Dynamic Chart List - adds charting ability to any numeric field in the Consultation area.
      • Charts can now be copied and pasted into any Windows Application or into the myPractice Letter Editor.
      • Letter Merging: Retrieve the "Current Referral" if a) no Appt is selected or b) if no Referral is associated with the selected Appt.
      • Letter Editor: Add HealthFundMemberID to the list of fields for merging
      • Invoices: Add HealthFundMemberID to Invoice Merge.
      • Medical Conditions/Supplements: Had lost the ability to add new values from Client Details.
      • Medication/Medical Conditions/Supplements: Fix the sorting of items.
      • Appointment Book: Change 'Allow Conflicting Appointments' so when False it ignores Cancelled Appointments.
      • Appointment Edit Screen: Display ProviderID in Referral box
      • Referrals: Show Provider Number for Referrer in dropdown and display.
      • Fix UI freezing when sync occuring in background.
      • Handle missing Products/Services in Client Consultation list.
      • Appointment Edit Screen: Handle missing ProviderID when selecting Referral.
      • Client Details: Fixes error when loading Clients with Referrals assigned to Inactive Referrers
         

      4.2.4.0 - June 27, 2013

      • Third Party Billers: Auto Assign ClientID on creation (for MYOB exports)
      • Referrers View: Fix Title not saving.
      • Appointment Edit Form: Enable/Disable fields as required. Show Inactive Client message correctly at all times.
      • Reminders: Solo Edition - Client Name not shown in screen under some circumstances.
      • Letter Merging: 'Practitioner Title' field not merging correctly.
      • Client Details: Client History record not being auto-created if missing. Causing error to be thrown.

      4.2.0.0 - June 14, 2013

      • Invoices - Merging Referrals:
        1) Always find the Referral associated with the Appointment/s on the Invoice.
        2) If an Invoice has Appointments and non-appointment items, get the Appointment Referral.
        3) If the Invoice contains only non-appointment items or appts without Referrals, use the current referral.
      • Invoices: Sending attachments along with the Invoice was not working.
      • Reminders: Use Preferred Name when sending Reminders (if Preferred exists).
      • SMS Reminders: Record message body correctly when sending via Reply2Email.
      • Ad-hoc SMS Messages: Record message against client when sending via Reply2Email.
      • Merging Clients: Tasks were not merging correctly - causing errors.
         
      • 4.1.1.0 - May 30, 2013

        • Referrers: Data Maintenance - Clicking cancel forcibly saves data instead of cancelling.
        • Letter Editor: Check for empty Referral before attempting to merge data.
        • Letter Editor: Ensure the correct Referral is merged.
        • Invoice Print/Preview: Ensure the correct Referral is merged.
        • History/Consultation Exports: Improved performance for large numbers of Consultations.
        • DASS21: Correction for missing values in Chart.
        • SMS Reminders: SMSGlobal: Changes so Reply2Email will work.
        • SMS Reminders: Reply2Email: Always pre-pend the Country Code prior to sending.
        • SMS Reminders: Reply2Email: Fix Adhoc and Test Emails.
        • MYOB: Correction to Third Party Item Sales export. (Name order)
        • MYOB: Honour filter in grid when exporting.
        • MYOB: Correction to Client Export Query.
        • MYOB Exports: Include User First/Last Name in Payments Export.
           

         

        4.0.14.1 - May 15, 2013

        • Appointment Book: Fix Copy Appointment function not properly saving newly appointments.
        • Outstanding Balance Report: Correction to Queries that caused doubling up of some balances
        • User Management: Fix No row at position 0 error.
        • Letter Editor: Don't switch Toolbar Groups unless moving from Table to Non-Table editing.
        • MYOB Reports: Fixes to MYOB Export Queries.
        • Invoicing: Honour the selected referral when printing an Invoice (dont default to the current referral if a different one is selected for the appointment being Invoiced)
        • Meeting Types: Remove requirement for data to be entered in Description 2 field.
        • Licensing: Support for Desktop Subscription Licenses.
        • Client Search - fix bug when searching for names with apostrophe
        • DASS/Honos Charts - missing values cause broken line in charts
        • Appointment Book - Show 'Preferred Name' in Appointments eg: William (Bill) Doe, Rosemary (Rosie) Stapleton.
        • Letter Editor: Remove code that switches to Table Editing ribbon category when in a Table.
        • Remote Support: Interface not showing when triggered from within myPractice.
        • Solo Edition Queries fixed: MYOB, Outstanding Balance Report.
        • Client Search: Exclude Third Party Billers from Client Search.
        • Client Search: Print Appt list - Include Cancelled column.
        • Invoices - Referrals: "ReferrerSuburbStatePostcode" field not being populated.

        • 4.0.10.0 - April 11, 2013

        • Appointment Book: Error msg on loading when Show only Available Practitioners checked.
        • MailChimp: More logging and error handling
        • Letter Editor: Ensure the Header/Footer Design tab is selected when editing Header/Footer
        • Letter Editor: Ensure the Table Tools tab is selected when editing a Table
        • Main Form: Ensure the System and Help tabs are always to the Right of any active tabs.
        • Client Details: When updating Reminder preferences, do not turn on Reminders for future appointments if they are already Cancelled.
        • Tasks: Allow deletions and remove incorrect messages when deleting tasks from the Client Details screen.
        • Invoices: Statement was not merging Practice Address Lines
        • MYOB Exports: Add dropdown to allow users to select date format for exports.
        • MYOB Exports: Include 3rd Party Sales

        4.0.9.1 - April 4, 2013

        • Appointment Book: Further fix to remove visual duplication of new Appointments.
        • Invoices: Third Party invoices that have multiple clients per invoice - incorrect Client Name added under some circumstances.
        • Invoices: Fixed incorrect merging of User Banking Details.
        • Main Form: Finish loading Appointment Book before loading 'GettingStarted' screen.
        • Referrers (Data Maintenance): Remove invalid fields
        • MYOB Export: Fix Product Sales date export format
        • MYOB Export: Products and Services - invalid field in export causing failure.
        • SMS Reminders: Reply SMS messages received from SMS Reminders sent manually from the Appt Book now display with the Appointment Time as well as the Date.
        • Google Calendar Sync: Missing file on some installations causing sync not to work.

        4.0.7.0 - March 25, 2013

        • Outstanding (unpaid) Invoice Report: Correction to report when GST rounding throws out totals.
        • Appointment Book: Fixed visual 'double up' of Appointments when one is made more than a month or 2 in advance.
        • Appointment Book Edit: Only set location when a New Appt is created or when the Practitioner is changed.
        • Appointment Book Edit: Enabled 'Cancellation Reason' for Meetings.
        • Letter Editor: Honour the preferred document type (.doc/.docx etc) when saving to computer.
        • Letter Editor: Some landscape documents printed off the page.
        • Letter Editor: Use 'Default Save Location' instead of 'Last Used Folder' when 'Save to computer' is clicked.
        • Letter Editor: Correction for inaccurate A4 document measurements.
        • LetterEditor: Print, Quick Print and Print Preview - "Save To Client Record?" now offered.
        • Invoicing: Allow resizing of Notes boxes in editor.
        • Invoicing: Added Banking details merge for both Business and User banking details
        • Invoicing: Send Email: Fixed error if no Default Email address is selected.
        • Client Details: Reminders 'reset' dialog box was hidden by the wait screen.
        • Client Search: Search now automatically removes spaces in Phone Numbers.
        • Full Client List: Export to Excel removes Summary (count) record. Enables sorting without manually removing it.
        • Ad-Hoc SMS: Remove ability to type in dropdown listbox.
        • Referral Report: "EAP Referral Qty Remaining" column was always empty.
        • Fix Visibility of Client Appts list in Client View. (not visible for Reception)
        • Outstanding Invoices Report: Fixed error in Solo Edition report.

         

        4.0.2.0 - March 5, 2013 

        • Secure Messaging: Fix for saving to Client Record after sending letter.
        • Appointment Edit: Correction to setting of Location when Appointment is created/edited.
        • Appointments: Speculative fix for random doubling up of Appointments. (please let us know if it happens to you after applying this version).
        • Appointments: Fixed Editing Occurance of Recurring Appt.
        • Client Search: Appointments:
        • Show in Descending date order.
        • Show Cancellation Reason in tooltip when hovering over the Cancelled checkbox
        • Fixed link to Appointment not working when you click on it.
        • myPractice Live: Fix for Web based File Sync for Partially Hosted Customers.

           

        4.0.1.0 - March 4, 2013

        • Appointments: Fixed for Cancellations not updating the Reminders. (Reminders could still be sent)
        • Client Search: When wrap results across 2 lines was ticked, matches on the last name were not highlighted.
        • Client Details: Prevent 'Save changes' prompt from showing when no changes had been made.
           

        4.0.0.21 - March 3, 2013 

        Update Release: Fixes, tweaks and a few new features...

        • Notes: fixed Notes list not updating when the Appt Book date is altered.
        • Client search form:

        Improvements to search algorithm.
        Alterations to queries to handle Phone nos with spaces and Full Name queries.
        Added functionality to highlight search values in grid.
        Include Appointment Time with Date in Search form.
        Only show 'Send SMS' button next to Mobile numbers.

        • Letter Editor:

        Merge Supplement/Medication lists instead of tables.
        Fix for tab indentation in Tables.
        Fix for editor view not perfectly reflecting the output when saved/printed.
        Fix for When multiple Letter Editors are active, the 2nd and subsequent editors do not save correctly on occasions.
        Fix for .docx files in compatibility mode with images in header + Tab Alignment issues.

        • Secure Messaging: Correction to saving of rtf attachments.
        • Reports: Excel - Output numeric values as numbers, not 'text'.
        • Client Details: New permission added - (1028) Permitted to change Client Practitioner
        • Invoices: Ensure all Payment fields are disabled until the Edit button is clicked and fix 'Wait' screen not being removed when Invoice created from the 'Create Invoice' button.
        • Referrers View: Set Minimum height of Grid at the top, add scrollbar to bottom section for users with low resolution screens.

         

        4.0.0.0  - January 2013

         

        Major Features

        Tasks

        • Allows you to set alerts for yourself or other practitioners to ensure a certain task is performed by a due date.
        • Tasks will also allow you to track the resources given to a client, whether it be certain documentation or equipment.
        • Includes sending notification emails (Alerts) to a User


        MailChimp Integration

        • Client details can be exported to MailChimp for newsletter or other marketing purposes.
        • Mail chimp is a service for sending out Newsletters or Marketing Campaign's, depending on the numbers of emails you send, this service can be free. myPractice now gives you the ability to sync your client contact information with Mail chimp to make sending out your bulk correspondence easier. Visit mailchimp.com to learn more about their service.


        Exporting of Invoice and Payment data for importing into MYOB

        • Accessed via the Reports area of myPractice, MYOB Export can export your Client info, Products and Services, Sales (Invoices and Item Sales) and Payments all in a format compatible for importing directly into MYOB.


        'Family Show" Genogram

        • The genogram feature is available from Client Details and allows the mappingof a client's family and relationships.


        Expense Tracker

        • Track and record your business expenses within myPractice.

        Improvements/Changes to existing Features

        Appointment Book

        • Appointment Notifications - Emails can be sent automatically to Practitioners when an appointment is created, changed or deleted.
        • Show All Day Appointments in Time Cells and Include Sunday option
        • Changes to the Appointment Book Navigation bar button layout
        • Administer other users Calendars from one location. (Administrators Only)
        • Create a Casual Appointment


        SMS Reminders

        • Automated SMS/Email Reminders using myPractice Scheduler. Previously available to our myPractice Live users, this feature will now extend out to include our Network Edition customers.
        • Replies displayed in myPractice
        • Incoming SMS Replies available for viewing the history of reply SMS Messages.
        • Can now be opened from the left-hand Module Access toolbar.


        Client Details

        • Multiple Practitioners per Client - If the "Allow all users for all clients" option is unticked, previously you could have one practitioner assigned to a client, in Version 4, myPractice Administrator's or the lead practitioner assigned to that client will now be able to assign other practitioners to the client giving them permission to view and edit their record.
        • New Find Client search form which includes the ability to search by phone number, referral number, any part of the client's name and more
        • Preferred Consultation Type for Clients
        • Allocate Client ID's to Clients without an ID
        • Add a Client as a referrer when creating a new Client


        Documents

        • Letter Editor with improved formatting and editing functionality
        • Label Printing - Avery Labels and other A4 label sheets will be supported in this new feature.
        • Select the preferrerd Excel save type
        • Document Synchronisation enhancement - The is a new process that watches the Local Documents folder for new and changed documents. When a new or changed document is detected, it automatically copies it to the Network Document folder (only if it's online of course).


        Invoicing

        • Bank details can be entered into Options < Practice Information so that they can be merged into an Invoice.

         

        3.8.0.8  - October 2012

        New: Options > Calendars: Added a Management screen to allow Admin users to set the Calendar Visibility for all Users.
        New: Options: Added "Show AllDay Appointments In TimeCells" as a new Option.
        New: Invoices: Next Appointment Date now 'mergable'
        New: Appointment Summary Report: "Client Has Arrived" field added
        New: Invoices: Warn user if no Practitioner is selected for the Invoice about to be printed.
        New: Audit Log: Added Client Name list to Audit Log
        Audit Log: Prevent all except for System Admin to view 'All Records'
        New: Client Details: Select the first tab-page in the Consultations tab when an Appointment is selected.
        Fix: Client Details: Better error handling in the Save process to warn users of unsaved or invalid data.
        Fix: Client Details: Adjustment to hide the Client Appt list if user cannot view Client History/Consultation Notes
        New: Add 'Underline' to the current Letter Editor.
        Fix: Outstanding Invoice Report: Invoice Note Edit screen was being fed the wrong data - not working.
        Fix: Appointments: 'Show Available Only': Checkbox value not being set when loading Appt Book.
        Fix: Appointments: Colours - correction to routine that sets Customer defined colours when 'Show available only' is selected.
        Fix: Payments: Correction to manage edge-case due to GST calculations.
        Fix: Client Details - Add Document - Adjustment to default save location for Live Hosted Customers.

         

        3.7.8.7  - August 2012

        Updated: Upgraded Scanning Engine
        Fix: Correct addition of Options to database for some users
        Fix: Add 'Client' field to Transaction Report when Third Party Biller is present.
        Fix: Error trivial, yet annoying popup msg when loading a Client with no Appointments (Psych Module)

         

        3.7.8.6  - July 2012

        New: Merging of Client History Date fields in Letter Editor.
        New: Merging of Benefit Type field in Letter Editor.
        New: Transaction Summary: New option for Invoices/Payments on the same output.
        Fix:   Transaction Report: GST Summary Totals were not showing when Grouping by Payment Method.
        Fix:   Sync process: Prevent myPractice hunting for the Network Database if working offline.
        More details can be found on the Release Notes page

        3.7.8.0  - June 2012

        New 'Add Client Screen', incorporating 'Add Referral' option.

        New: Email Invoices directly from the Invoice Creation screen.

        New: Send Email with multiple attachments directly from the Letter Editor.

        New: Track/Show number of appointments in the current Calendar Year.

        New: Set default date format for Letter Merging.

        New: Customise the the way the ClientID field is generated.

        New: Show Appointment History Listing in Client Details.

        New: Appointment book Shortcuts

        + bug fixes.

        More details can be found on the Release Notes page