This article provides a step-by-step guide on how to send prescriptions for controlled substances in Dr. First. Before utilizing this feature, make sure you have completed the EPCS (Electronic Prescribing for Controlled Substances) onboarding process
Steps for Sending a Controlled Substance Prescription
Step 1: Access the Review Screen
When creating a prescription within Dr. First, navigate to the main screen where you'll have the option to sign off on controlled substances.
Step 2: Enter Your Signature Passphrase
Upon entering your Signature Passphrase, additional fields for the Token Device and Token PIN will appear on the screen.
Step 3: Select Your Token Device
Click the Token Device dropdown menu and select the type of token device you are using. After you've used a token device three times, it will automatically move to the top of the dropdown list for easier access in the future.
Step 4: Enter One-Time Pin (OTP)
Input the One-Time Pin (OTP) generated by your token device into the Token PIN field.
Step 5: Sign and Send the Prescription
Once all the required fields are filled, click the "Sign and Send" button to electronically send the prescription.
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