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Adding a Ledger Prepayment from a Chart

Adding prepayments from ledger into a patient chart

Step 1: Navigate to the Ledger tab under billing. Note: If the Ledger is not enabled, see the article about enabling Ledger prior to reading. Select the “Prepayment” icon


Step 2: 
Select the “Date of Payment”, “Method of Payment”, “Prepayment Type”, any Notes/Details, “Prepayment Amount”, and “Save and Close”.



Your Prepayment will now be displayed on the ledger.

Optional Step 3: Double click on the prepayment item if you’d like to apply it to a service. Select “Apply prepayment to service”.


Optional Step 4: 
Fill out the payment information for a Service Payment/Adjustment. “Save and Close”.



Step 5: 
The payment (adjustment) will now show on the ledger.