Resident prescribing rules
December 14, 2010
Postgraduate medical trainees (residents) are:
not required to record the name and registration number of the preceptor on prescriptions.
permitted to write prescriptions for Triplicate Prescription medications.
Residents must register with the Triplicate Prescription Program to get their own TPP pads.
Originally published in the December 14, 2010, issue of The Link