Customize various settings and alerts from the Prescriber Settings page. This is especially useful if you're receiving more alerts than necessary.
Access Prescriber Settings
- Click the Account/Prescriber Settings link from the Admin tab.
- From here, you can change your Options, default Time Zone and Height/Weight Units.
- Click Save when are finished configuring your settings.
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Prescriber Settings Options and Functions
Only Show Severe/Contraindicated Warnings: Hide mild and moderate interaction warnings.
Drug-Diagnosis Review: Display drug-diagnosis interactions.
Drug-Age Review: Display drug-age interactions.
Duplicate Therapy Review: Display duplicate therapy alerts.
Genomic Alerts: Display genomic alerts.
Food Precautions: Display drug-food alerts.
Instant Drug Review: Interrupt the prescribing of a drug with severe or contraindicated interactions alerts.
High Dose Warnings: Display alerts when a prescription exceeds normal dose ranges.
Low Dose Warnings: Display alerts when a prescription is below normal dose ranges.
NOTE: Clinical Options affect the prescriber and can only be edited by Advanced Practice Providers and Physicians.
Drug Search Default Options
Ophthalmic Only: Include only ophthalmic drugs.
Include Obsolete Drugs: Include drugs that no longer have an active NDC number.
Notify Pharmacy of Discontinue: Initiates the cancel process when an active medication is discontinued and has refills on file or was sent today.
Notify Pharmacy of Sig Change: Initiates the cancel process when sig directions are modified for an active medication.
NOTE: Cancel Options determine the triggers to attempt to transmit a cancel message to the pharmacy. Cancel messages will only be attempted if they are supported by the pharmacy.
Printed Script Options
Automatically Print Prescriptions: Print button prints prescriptions without taking the user to a print/receipt view.
Print Scripts Individually: Each prescription prints on a separate page.
Show Doctor DEA: Doctor's DEA displays on printed prescriptions.
Show Doctor NPI: Doctor's NPI displays on printed prescriptions.
Show Midlevel DEA and NPI: Advance Practice Practitioner's DEA and NPI display on printed prescriptions.
Show Pharmacy Phone and Fax: Pharmacy phone and fax numbers display on printed prescriptions.
Default Print Coupons: Automatically select coupons for printing.
Display Location Tasks Only: Limit the display of prescriptions, renewals, and change messages to those tied to the currently selected location.
Confirm Mail Order Address: Display an address confirmation window when a mail-order pharmacy is selected.
Default Surescripts Drug History to 12 Months: Drug history will default to 12 months when connecting to Surescripts.
Time Zone, Height and Weight Units
Time Zone: Set local time zone for the practice.
Height Units: Set default units for patient height.
Weight Units: Set default units for patient weight.