If you are a Medicare provider, you may soon be facing ePrescription (eRx) penalties if you don’t take action. CMS mandates that you send and report 10 G-codes by June 30th in order to avoid a 1.5% Medicare deduction in 2013. Make sure you are eprescribing regularly and reporting the correct G-codes—or check to see if you qualify for an exception:
Remember, our eprescribing and customer service are completely free, so let us know if you need any help getting started with eRx.
How do I sign up to ePrescribe? Where do I go to sign up to ePrescribe? What forms do I need complete?
To sign up for ePrescribing, please complete the form at Sign up for eRx. Once you’ve completed this, you’ll want to scan it along with your valid medical license and un-expired driver’s license.
You will then upload the scanned ePrescribing form along with the above licenses to the Contact Support page, linked below. For the Case Issue select the option ePrescribing. You will then see an*Upload option with a button to Choose File; click this button to select the scanned ePrescribing form.
Complete the rest of the form, including name, email and practice ID. Click the Send button to submit it to Practice Fusion. It generally takes 3-5 days once you submit the form to enabled for ePrescribing to be enabled on your account.
*Please note: only users with valid NPI or DEA numbers and medical license can be enabled; office staff user accounts cannot be activated for ePrescribing.