Prescription Writer

Version 20.10

About Prescription Writer

Path: Clinical, Practice Management, or Billing tab > Patient Chart button > Medications > New or Edit button
Path: Clinical, Practice Management, or Billing tab > Patient Chart button > Encounter or Well Visit > New or Open Note button > Medications > New or Edit button

The Prescription Writer creates prescriptions, links a pharmacy to the prescription, adds notes to prescriptions, adds a medication to the medication favorites list, and provides an outcome status note.

Prescription Writer Map

Number
SectionDescription

1

Prescription tabThe Prescription tab creates the prescription.  The prescription information includes fields for drug name, prescriber, ICD-10 code, days supply, refills, D.A.W. (dispense as written), duration and indication of whether this is an ongoing medication.

2

Notes/Visibility tabThe Notes/Visibility tab enters pharmacist and patient notes to the prescription.  The Visibility drop-down menu determines who can view the prescription notes. 

3

Status tabThe Status tab indicates the prescription outcome, lists any warnings, sets any overrides, and sets the pharmacy refill by information.

4

Links buttonThe Links button opens the Links window.  It is used to access websites and link PDF files.

5

Add to Favorites buttonThe Add to Favorites button opens the Medication Favorite Information window.  This button adds the medication to the medication favorite list.

6

Send, Print, Save and Cancel buttonsThe Send button sends the prescription to the pharmacy electronically.
The Print button saves the prescription changes and prints the prescription form.
The Save button saves the prescription changes.
The Cancel button closes the Prescription Writer window without saving any changes.
Version 20.8

About Prescription Writer

Path: Clinical, Practice Management, or Billing tab > Patient Chart button > Medications > New or Edit button
Path: Clinical, Practice Management, or Billing tab > Patient Chart button > Encounter or Well Visit > New or Open Note button > Medications > New or Edit button

The Prescription Writer creates prescriptions, links a pharmacy to the prescription, adds notes to prescriptions, adds a medication to the medication favorites list, and provides an outcome status note.

Prescription Writer Map

Number
SectionDescription

1

Prescription tabThe Prescription tab creates the prescription.  The prescription information includes fields for drug name, prescriber, ICD-10 code, days supply, refills, D.A.W. (dispense as written), duration and indication of whether this is an ongoing medication.

2

Notes/Visibility tabThe Notes/Visibility tab enters pharmacist and patient notes to the prescription.  The Visibility drop-down menu determines who can view the prescription notes. 

3

Status tabThe Status tab indicates the prescription outcome, lists any warnings, sets any overrides, and sets the pharmacy refill by information.

4

Links buttonThe Links button opens the Links window.  It is used to access websites and link PDF files.

5

Add to Favorites buttonThe Add to Favorites button opens the Medication Favorite Information window.  This button adds the medication to the medication favorite list.

6

Print buttonThe Print button saves the prescription changes and prints the prescription form.

7

Save buttonThe Save button saves the prescription changes.

8

Cancel buttonThe Cancel button closes the Prescription Writer window without saving any changes.