E-prescriptions fast-tracked amid coronavirus crisis

GPs will be able to generate electronic scripts in a matter of weeks, says the Australian Digital Health Agency

Electronic prescriptions will be rushed in from as early as next month, as part of the Federal Government’s COVID-19 health plan.

Electronic prescriptions fast-tracked amid COVID-19 crisis

Under the solution being fast-tracked, patients will receive their prescription via a unique QR code sent via an app, or by SMS or email to share with their pharmacy, the Australian Digital Health Agency has announced.

“A significant amount of work had already been done to ensure that necessary upgrades to both pharmacy