Upgrade My iPrescribe Account to EPCS

EPCS account upgrades will be available in December 2021. If you have further questions about this release, visit our iPrescribe New Sign Up topic.

You must upgrade your iPrescribe account to prescribe controlled substances electronically (EPCS). After, you must then confirm your EPCS upgrade.

This process takes 10 minutes on average.


Before you begin, you will need the following information and resources:

  • The mobile device you intend to use for e-prescribing
  • Your NPI number
  • Your DEA number
  • First name, last name
  • Email address (of a person to provide as reference to confirm your access to EPCS)

Upgrading My Account to EPCS

Step 1: Initiate the account upgrade process.

  • Tap the menu icon on the top-left of your iPrescibe home page, then tap Controlled Rx.
  • Tap Yes, let me know.

EPCS will be available soon. If you select to upgrade to EPCS during the account creation process in the app, you will see a note that indicates this feature is coming in December. You can select Yes, let me knowif you would like to receive an email notification when this feature is released.


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