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Authorize Provider for EPCS

Updated: 09/10/2021
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After completing EPCS enrollment, authorize providers to ePrescribe controlled substances in Kareo. A System Administrator and the prescribing provider with their EPCS token and passphrase is required to complete the process.

Important Note: The System Administrator must be an individual who knows the provider and is not the provider themselves.

Access Electronic Prescribing

  1. Hover over the User icon and click on Practice Settings. The Practice Settings page opens.
  2. Click Clinical. Additional setting options expands.
  3. Click Electronic Prescribing. The Electronic Prescribing page opens.
  4. Click Manage Controlled Prescribing. The Logical Access Control page opens.

Authorize Provider

  1. Select "Active" to activate epcs for the provider.
  2. The System Administrator enters their first and last name.
  3. Enter the Individual NPI, then click Validate.
  4. Once validated, select a device from the drop-down.
  5. Enter the passphrase.
  6. Enter the pin from the token.
  7. Click Authorize.

The provider is now ready to start ePrescribing controlled substances.

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