Electronic Scripting

 

PCEHR Accredited

NEHTA Compliant

Electronic prescribing and dispensing enables all stages of the supply of medication and claiming process to be completed electronically.  It provides an alternative to the current paper based prescrition system.

 

This new streamlined process will allow for a prescrition to be entered electronically by a medical practitioner, authenticated via an electronic signature and transmitted securely for dispensing by a pharmacy.

 

BENEFITS

  • Improved confidentiality and security of health information

  • Better clarity and communication of prescription information

  • Rapid information exchange

  • Reduction in medical error

  • Decline in adverse drug events

  • Mitigate against fraud risks present in the paper-based process

  • National e-health Transition Authority (NEHTA) compliant

  • Reduction in overhead costs