UPDATES: Improvements & Bug fixes
Client title/gender options
Additional menu options added.
'Other Contact' section
New section added to the client profile (under contacts tab) for recording additional contact information .
Posted on July 1st, 2022
Book and manage appointments for your clients with our new scheduling feature. Available on the Team and Pro plan.
Easy to use
See everything at a glance - book and manage appointments for your clients with a few easy clicks.
Quickly find and add clients
Use our intuitive search tool to quickly find clients and book appointments.
Automated notifications and reminders
Reduce no-shows and missed appointments with email messages that are sent automatically to your clients reminding them about their appointment.
Colour code appointment types. Add files and web-links (such as an online form) to emails.
Create separate appointment diaries for each work location.
Settings for each team member allow you to control shifts, breaks and treatments.
Smilenotes keeps a log of past attendance and bookings.
Posted on October 31st, 2021
Notepad Client Search
Improved notepad search functionality so more intuitive and easier to find clients.
Clearer Notepad Client Identification
A 'hollow' person icon indicates a client has not been loaded. A 'solid' person icon confirms a client has been loaded.
New Notepad Menu
We've cleaned up the Notepad menu.
Posted on July 15th, 2021
New menu option
Added new menu option in the 'Notes' section of the patient profile to allow editing the note if it has an 'Active' status (visible in Draft notes). If the note has been archived (locked) there will be no option to edit it.
Wider scroll bars
Made scroll bars wider and easier to see and use.
Quickly view patient age
Age of the client/patient is displayed at the top of the patient profile screen ('Details' tab).
Posted on July 14th, 2021
Just one click to add a chart to your notes.
Works on all devices
Annotate charts using any device with a mouse, stylus or finger.
Mark-up your chart
Add lines, arrows, text and more.
Save charts alongside your notes so you can easily refer back to them.
Use our preloaded chart or replace it with your own. You can even add a photo or image.
Posted on April 13th, 2021
Upload short video and audio files to client records.Learn more about file uploads...
New data fields within the client profile: 'school/nursery details' and 'work phone'.
Posted on March 3rd, 2021
Smilenotes will let you know if your internet connection drops to warn you that your notes are no longer auto saving.
-fixed issue with Chrome web browser where 'last saved time' in the notepad was displaying 1 hour ahead of actual time.
-fixed issue where you couldn't view pdf files properly if using Safari web browser.
-fixed gender saving issue within client profile.
Posted on February 21st, 2021
Help keep your account secure - specify a time after inactivity when Smilenotes should automatically log you out.Learn how to use the auto log out feature...
Posted on February 8th, 2021
-fixed issue where DOB selector within the client profile was working eratically with certain browsers.
Posted on January 12th, 2021
We've made a few changes to the way you can record client profile information:
Client Title - no longer a required field. Added the title Master as an option.
Client Gender - no longer a required field. Simply untick if you don't want to specify.
-fixed issue where template categories weren't keeping the correct order.
Posted on December 16th, 2020
Notepad check-box - fixed issue where custom checkbox was not showing.
Business Name - fixed issue where business name was not displaying in top menu.
Auto templates - fixed issue where auto templates were not visible for new user accounts.
Posted on December 10th, 2020
We've changed the behaviour of Finished Notes.
You can set Smilenotes to automatically clean up your Finished Notes by selecting one of the options on the Settings page > Notes Management tab.
Please be aware that when you select the manual option we will now show the 30 most recent notes in Finished Notes - after this number we will automatically archive the oldest notes.
Posted on December 10th, 2020
Duplicate note tabs- Fixed issue of duplicate note when you create a new note in the notepad.
Posted on December 7th, 2020
We've redesigned the notepad to make note keeping easier.
just start typing wherever you place the cursor.
notes save every 20 seconds or if you move to another note-tab or page. The time notes last saved is shown at the top of the notepad.
we've impoved the layout of menus and buttons to make them easier to use. We've added a link to our video help page from the main menu for handy advice and assistance on using Smilenotes.
customise (or remove) the checkbox in the notepad.
add buttons and dropdown multiple choices into your note templates.Video: How To Set Up Advanced Templates
set the local time according to where you live so notes, memos and file uploads are time stamped correctly.
-fixed default DOB issue (01/01/1970) if DOB not used
-data export email issue
-update payment method
Posted on August 10th, 2020
We've released a new 'Team Plan'. It's ideal for larger or growing practices. Here's what you can do:
Collaborate with your Team
Share your patient/client information and note templates with your all your staff.
Add or remove members
Control who has access to your data and set permissions for each trusted team member based on their role.
Separate logins for each team member
GDPR compliance and security.
Add your business name and logo
Incorporate your brand into Smilenotes for a professional look.
More storage space
50GB space fo your files and documents.
Posted on April 21st, 2020
Category list ordering- Fixed issue where template categories were not saving in the selected order.
Delete Collection- Fixed issue preventing deletion of template collections.
Posted on March 18th, 2020
Clearer Work Space- We’ve improved layout and readability. Easier to read font sizes, time and date format.
Easier to Search- Find your clients faster. More comprehensive search including archived notes and client pages.
Archive Patients- hide patients that no longer come to see you to keep your workspace organised.
Extra Auto Templates- 3 extra auto templates.
Faster Copy Function- Faster copying and pasting! Now works on any device.
Posted on January 7th, 2020
File Uploads- Scan documents, upload PDF's, charts and images and store them alongside client details and notes. You can label files and search for them quickly so documents are always to hand.
Posted on October 22nd, 2019
PATIENT DETAILS - latest upgrade provides additional data fields for recording important details about your clients / patients. All patient data entered into Smilenotes is encrypted both in transit (SSL) and at rest on our servers (AES).
MEMO - the Memo function is a useful place to keep things like medical details or general notes about patients. Text is encrypted and time stamped however memo notes are not ‘locked’ like clinical notes so you can re-edit them any time.
Posted on September 9th, 2019
New payment security measures will be introduced from 14 September 2019, in response to a change in the law. The new system is called SCA (Strong Customer Authentication), and will apply whenever you make a purchase from any retailer, including Smilenotes. We have updated our card handling facilities to ensure compliance.
NEW FEATURE: you can now add/remove and update your payment card details from the subscription page.
Latest server upgrades for performance and security.
Updated site cryptography to latest AES technology ensuring all your patient/client data remains encrypted at rest on our servers.
Posted on May 2nd, 2018
And don’t forget – you can also adjust your email preferences by logging into you account at any time or contact our Support Team with questions.
We are working hard to continue to earn your trust and are deeply committed to protecting your privacy and respecting your data. We hope these updates demonstrate that commitment and make your Smilenotes experience even better.
Thank you for your continued support,
The Smilenotes Team
Posted on March 29th, 2018
Simlenotes has been updated to improve security.
We've also upgraded our server to double our processing power and speed!
Posted on March 12th, 2018
Using Smilenotes on your tablet?
You can now add a Smilenotes 'App button' to your Home Screen.
On an Apple device open the Smilenotes home page or login page in Safari and click the button shown below. Then click "Add to Home Screen".
Posted on January 31st, 2017
Did you know you can add separate labels to your notes and clients?
Search for clients with a CLIENT LABEL using the main search or on the 'Client page'.
Search your notes with a NOTE LABEL on the 'Archived notes page'.
Posted on June 16, 2016
When you see patients/clients between visits it's always helpful to read through previous notes.
To help make things easier and clearer we've made a few changes to the past notes page.
The text box is now a larger (so you can see more of your note) and you can now resize it as you need.