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Onboarding Medical Assistants and Office Staff Toolkit
August 2, 2019
Medication safety for medical staff
Authorization for prescription renewals
It is recommended that providers establish reliable office policies for how prescription requests from patients will be handled. When staff members are authorized to provide refills pursuant to a written protocol, it is suggested that physicians sign off on all protocols before they are implemented. It is prudent to periodically review the protocols and maintain copies of any that are revised or …
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