You can create, download, print and / or send prescriptions from various areas in your TELUS Collaborative Health Record (CHR).

After you have signed a prescription within an encounter, the following icons appear beside your prescription.

These icons allow you to perform the following actions:

Action

Description

Print

Allows you to print a PDF with an e-Signature.

📌 Note: You do not have an option to add a banner or cover page to the prescription.

Download

Allows you to download a PDF with an e-Signature, to your device.

📌 Note: You do not have an option to add a banner or cover page to the prescription.

Fax

Generates a Fax with an e-Signature.

💡 Tip: This is the quickest way to fax a prescription. Once you click the fax icon, a PDF is generated and a window appears prompting you to add a contact/facility, after which you click Send. See below steps for more details.

Generates a PDF without an e-Signature.

Before generating a PDF, you are prompted to select a recipient or facility to appear in the PDF header. You will be prompted to select your location and phone/fax number to appear in the PDF banner and a cover page.

Once the above items have been selected you can choose to download, print, email or fax the PDF.

Generates a PDF with e-Signature.

Before generating a PDF, you are prompted to select a recipient or facility to appear in the PDF header. You will be prompted to select your location and phone/fax number to appear in the PDF banner and a cover page.

Once the above items have been selected you can choose to download, print, email or fax the PDF.

Steps to fax prescriptions:

  1. Click the fax icon (from within an encounter or created prescription)

    A fax prescription window appears.

  2. Under To, select Facility (or Contacts) to search by.

  3. Click in the empty field and type the facility (or contacts) first letter(s).

  4. Select from the list of facilities (or contacts) that appear.
    💡 Tip: To easily find a facility, select Facility and click Fax History. A window appears allowing you to view the last 10 pharmacies (facilities) that were used when you faxed a prescription for the specific patient.

  5. Click Send.

Created June 22, 2021

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