Unformatted text preview: medications or allergies indicated in the patient’s file. If the pharmacist does not fill the order, the prescribing doctor is contacted to discuss the situation. In this case, the order may ultimately be filled or the doctor may write another prescription depending on the outcome of the discussion. Once filled, a prescription label is generated listing the patient’s name, the drug type and dosage, an expiration date, and any special instructions. The label is placed on the drug container and the orders are sent to the appropriate nurse stations. The patient’s admission number, the drug type and amount dispensed, and the cost of the prescription are then sent to the billing department. To Do: For the above Case, draw both a Context Diagram and a Level 0 DFD...
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- Fall '10