Quantities (Modifying)

 

To Modify the Quantity of a Prescribed Medication:

1.     From within the Clinical Window select the Current Rx tab.

 

2.     Locate the prescription you wish to modify and either:

o       Double-click the current value in the Qty column, or

o       Select and right-click the medication you wish to modify, and select Change Quantity from the menu that appears.

 

3.     The Drug Quantity & Repeats window appears.


This prompt will differ slightly, depending on whether you are prescribing a limited or regular medication.

 

4.     Make the necessary modifications and then click to continue.

5.     (Options)

o       If you are prescribing a PBS/RPBS Restricted Benefit medication, you will be prompted accordingly. See PBS/RPBS Restricted Benefit Medications for further information.

o       If you are prescribing a medication that requires an Authority Approval Number, you will be prompted accordingly. See Authority Items for further information.