Providers have access to e-prescribing information for Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota members who have Prime Therapeutics as their pharmacy benefit manager (PBM).
Refer to the member’s identification card — the RxPCN value is PGIGN. Data is available for all Blue Cross members who use Prime Therapeutics as their PBM.
E-prescribing allows you to write and electronically submit prescriptions to a pharmacy directly from the point of care. You can also have immediate access to a patient’s eligibility information, medication history and drug formulary.
E-prescribing has many time-saving and patient safety features:
If you are interested in writing e-prescriptions at your office, you will need to find stand-alone e-prescribing software or an electronic medical record (EMR) that has been certified. Refer to the AMA’s ePrescribing Learning Center for more information.