e-Prescribing (eRx)

Generate and transmit permissible prescriptions electronically (eRx).

More than 40 percent of all permissible prescriptions written by the EP are transmitted electronically using certified EHR technology.
1. Any EP who writes fewer than 100 prescriptions during the EHR reporting period.
2. Any EP who does not have a pharmacy within their organization and there are no pharmacies that accept electronic prescriptions within 10 miles of the EP's practice location at the start of his/her EHR reporting period.


Measure Numerator

Number of prescriptions in the denominator generated and transmitted electronically.


Measure Denominator

Number of prescriptions written for drugs requiring a prescription in order to be dispensed other than controlled substances during the EHR reporting period.