The ability to add favorite prescriptions in Dr. First enhances the efficiency of the prescribing process. The Favorite Prescription feature is versatile and user-friendly, allowing for personalized and organizational categorization. In this guide, we will explain how to add, manage, and use favorite prescriptions.
How to Add a New Favorite Prescription
Adding Favorite Prescriptions
- During Manual Prescription Creation: Click the star icon available on the Review Prescription screen.
- From the Patient Info Page: Within the Prescription Management widget on the Patient Info page, locate and click the star icon next to the prescription you want to add to your favorites.
- Through Utilities Menu: Navigate to the top-left corner of the Patient Info page, click on the menu icon (three horizontal lines), and select Utilities. Then choose the Favorites option.
- Search for Medication: Type in the name of the medication in the search bar and click the search icon.
- Add Custom Medication: If the medication you are looking for isn't listed, click "Add Favorite." You'll be prompted to enter the required details such as strength and dosage. Once filled, click "Save" to add the medication to your favorites.
How to Manage Favorite Prescriptions
Duplicate, Edit, or Delete a Favorite
- Duplicate: Use the Duplicate icon to make a quick copy of a favorite prescription. You have the option to change the strength or other details if needed.
- Edit: Click the Edit icon if you need to modify the details of a favorite prescription.
- Delete: To remove a prescription from your favorites, click the Delete icon.
Note: Dr. First provides three types of favorites: Practice Favorites, Location Favorites, and My Favorites. Managing Practice and Location Favorites requires administrative privileges.
How to Use Favorite Prescriptions
Selecting a Favorite Prescription
- Access the Favorites List: Click the Star icon at the top of the patient's profile to access your favorites.
- Choose from Different Lists: The Favorites view will display a categorization of Org Favorites, My Favorites, and Recent prescriptions sent.
- Select a Medication: You can either choose a medication by its name or by its specific dose. Clicking will lead you to the Prescribe Medication window where you need to complete the dosing information.
Note: If your organization has categorized favorites, they will appear under the Org Favorites section.
Managing and using favorite prescriptions in Dr. First is a straightforward process designed to enhance your prescribing experience. Should you have any more questions or need further assistance, feel free to contact our support team.