Last week a GP wrote Australia's first ever e-script: Here's what doctors can expect

It's been decades in the making but the health system's long-awaited e-prescribing adventure has begun

Meet Dr David Corbet, who has just earned a very unique place in Australian healthcare history.

Dr David Corbet
Dr David Corbet.

Last Tuesday, the GP from Anglesea, on Victoria’s Surf Coast, wrote the first ever legal electronic prescription which was successfully dispensed by a pharmacy.

OK, no moon-landing but in terms of the struggle involved in bringing 21st Century technology to bare on an

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