What is e-Prescribing?
E-Prescribing replaces the need for paper prescriptions by enabling prescribing and dispensing of medicines to be completed electronically.
The patient or their approved carer receives a token via SMS or email that can be passed to a pharmacy for dispensing. This paperless system helps preserve patient privacy and safety and reduces the risk of medication errors that can be caused by handwritten scripts.
MediRecords provides e-prescribing to the Victorian Virtual Emergency Department, telemedicine clinics, specialists, and GPs across Australia. We are integrated with SafeScript in NSW and Victoria, and QScript in Queensland.
e-Prescribing brings numerous benefits including: