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Printing a Controlled Substance

Version 14.19

Overview

Path: Smart Toolbar > Chart button > Medications tab

If a controlled substance is sent electronically and a copy is printed, the printed copy will have a watermark indicating it is not valid for dispensing. If a prescription for a controlled substance is not sent electronically but printed, it can only be printed once. All other copies will print with a watermark to show the prescription is not valid.

  1. Click the Chart button .
  2. Find the patient using the Search box .
  3. Click on the Medications tab .
  4. Click on the Insert Record button  to prescribe a new medication.
  5. Search for the medication in the Drug field and click the Ellipsis button .

Prescription Writer 

  1. Locate the medication from the Medication Finder window and double-click to select the medication.

Medication Finder 

  1. Verify the Sig is correct and enter PMP Tracking# if required.
  2. Click the Print button . A print preview window opens. Print the medication script.

 

  1. On the medication list the medication will have a status of printed.

Medications tab 

  1. When re-printing a controlled substance a watermark will appear on the script. This indicates the script is not valid for dispensing.

Version 14.10

Overview

Path: Smart Toolbar > Chart button > Medications tab

If a controlled substance is sent electronically and a copy is printed, the printed copy will have a watermark indicating it is not valid for dispensing. If a prescription for a controlled substance is not sent electronically but printed, it can only be printed once. All other copies will print with a watermark to show the prescription is not valid.

  1. Click the Chart button .
  2. Find the patient using the Search box .
  3. Click on the Medications tab .
  4. Click on the Insert Record button  to prescribe a new medication.
  5. Search for the medication in the Drug field and click the Ellipsis button .

Prescription Writer 

  1. Locate the medication from the Medication Finder window and double-click to select the medication.

Medication Finder 

  1. Verify the Sig is correct and enter PMP Tracking# if required.
  2. Click the Print button . A print preview window opens. Print the medication script.

 

  1. On the medication list the medication will have a status of printed.

Medications tab 

  1. When re-printing a controlled substance a watermark will appear on the script. This indicates the script is not valid for dispensing.