Electronic Prescribing v1.0

The Electronic Prescribing end product provides specification and guidance documents for software systems creating and processing prescriptions in electronic form.
This initial release of the end product introduces the National Requirements for Electronic Prescriptions that guide software systems implementing electronic prescriptions. These requirements provide a set of key principles for a safe system to support prescribing and dispensing of prescriptions in the electronic environment within the relevant legislative framework.

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A new version has been released for this end product

Please refer to Electronic Prescribing v1.1 or refer to the Release History for all releases of this End Product.

Identifier: 
EP-2623:2017
Date: 
15-11-2017
Type: 
application/zip
SHA256 Checksum: 
1a172d553b0d701842269a59e4b7d3a04d8a65963e73ae2aeb6b012fc6ee4810
Size: 
877.46 KB

Product Components

Product component
Identifier: 
DH-2624:2017

This release of the Electronic Prescription end product contains the National Requirements for Electronic Prescriptions.

Product component
Identifier: 
DH-2625:2017

The National Requirements for Electronic Prescriptions provide a set of key principles for a safe system to support prescribing and dispensing of prescriptions in the electronic environment within the relevant legislative framework.

Release history

By operation of the Public Governance, Performance and Accountability (Establishing the Australian Digital Health Agency) Rule 2016, on 1 July 2016, all the assets and liabilities of NEHTA will vest in the Australian Digital Health Agency. In this website, on and from 1 July 2016, all references to "National E-Health Transition Authority" or "NEHTA" will be deemed to be references to the Australian Digital Health Agency. PCEHR means the My Health Record, formerly the "Personally Controlled Electronic Health Record", within the meaning of the My Health Records Act 2012 (Cth), formerly called the Personally Controlled Electronic Health Records Act 2012 (Cth).

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