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Practice development

Health secretary vows to help remaining GP practices switch to EPS

Tuesday 4th September 2018

GP practices that still have to ditch paper prescriptions will receive support by the Health and Social Care secretary to switch to electronic prescribing.
 
Matt Hancock announced that the Government will change the regulations that currently limit the issuing of electronic prescriptions later this year. 
 
At present, electronic prescriptions can be used where a patient has a nominated pharmacy to avoid patients from going to a pharmacy that could not...