GP tips on how to avoid e-script privacy breaches

Dr Daniel Byrne from SA, who has been e-prescribing since July, has some words of wisdom for other GPs

Always check who owns the mobile number before issuing an e-script — that’s the top tip to avoid privacy breaches from Dr Daniel Byrne, a GP from SA who has been using e-prescribing since July.

Dr Daniel Byrne.
Dr Daniel Byrne.

Dr Byrne shared his words of wisdom during a webinar hosted by the Australian Digital Health Agency last week.

He pointed out how easily a privacy breach could occur, such as if