How to Change Clinical Module (AllScripts EHR) Security Profile Password

These instructions are to assist you with changing your Clinical Module (AllScripts EHR) Security Profile Password (this is needed for those providers that prescribe electronically using EPCS). **NOTE** Starting 9/5/20 the Security Profile Password must be at least 10 characters in length and contain characters from ALL of the following four categories:

  • English uppercase characters (A through Z)
  • English lowercase characters (a through z)
  • Numerical characters (0 through 9)
  • Special characters (for example, !, $, #, %)

A. Manage Security Profile:

  1. Go to Menu > Manage Security Profile.

B. New Password Link:

  1. Click the words “Click here to Create New Password”.

C. Create New Password:

  1. Enter your current EHR password.
  2. Enter and then re-enter your new Security Account Password following the criteria specified.
  3. Click OK. 

Note: You may be presented with the circling arrow for several seconds. This is normal as it processes the change in password.

D. Successful Change Notification:

  1. Click OK on the screen stating your password change was successful.

E. Close Window:

  1. Click OK on the main Security Account Information window to close it and return to Allscripts EHR.

How to Reset your Password from your MAHEC Device On Site

If you are on site at a MAHEC location, change your password by hitting Ctrl+Alt+Del and selecting Change Password (requirements below). Once you have successfully changed password, you will need to immediately REBOOT the device or your account will lockout.

Passwords must meet the following requirements:

  1. Passwords must meet the following minimum requirements:
    • Not contain the user name or parts of the user’s full name
    • Be at least 10 characters in length
  2. Contain characters from ALL of the following four categories:
    • English uppercase characters (A through Z)
    • English lowercase characters (a through z)
    • Numerical characters (0 through 9)
    • Special characters (for example, !, $, #, %)

*Starting 9/5/2020 Providers that Electronically Prescribe from EPCS – You will need to go update your Clinical Module (AllScripts EHR) Security Profile Password to meet these new requirements. Click instructions and follow to change password to meet the new requirements.