To add an existing medication to a patient medication list, click on the Med entry tab. If you are not a provider who prescribed this medication, enter the doctor and start date of the medication prior to searching the medication. Enter the first three to five letters of the drug you have to prescribe in the drug search box. For this demo, let us use the drug aspirin. Select the desired strength and click edit to change the details of the prescription.
Choose the button select move to current meds. The prescription is now added to the patient's current meds with a different background that indicates the prescription has added from the med entry tab.