Helpful Supplementary Information to Prescriptions
The alternatives/copay/coverage pane appears after selecting a medication or supply in a patient chart's Send eRx page.
These may or may not be clickable depending on the medication selected and the patient's insurance plan:
- Alternatives: Other options for the selected medication
- Copay: Standard copay information according to the patient's insurance plan
- Coverage: Pharmacy benefit management (PBM) information
Provides a list of alternative medications and supplies to the medication or supply selected. This will include retail prices (if available) and the formulary status (if available). A formulary status is indicated by a colored one or two-character code pictured as P3 and P2 on this page. For a guide on formulary statuses, please refer to our guide here: eRx: What do the U/NF/NR/NP/PX (formulary) symbols mean?
Displays the patient's insurance information and the standard copay for this medication according to the patient's insurance plan (if available).
Displays pharmacy benefit management (PBM) information. Includes a list of flags and additional information on the selected medication.