Reply to post: Re: £300 million?

Mandatory electronic prescriptions was the easy bit in NHS paperless plans

Warm Braw Silver badge

Re: £300 million?

Have just visited the GP and been issued an electronic prescription for one medication and a paper prescription to submit if initial meds don't work. That's actually saving the NHS from either unnecessary dispensing or a second GP intervention. If the new system is inflexible it will end up costing more...

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