Preparing for EPS in your GP practice and pharmacy Business Process Change Workshop. Introduction. To maximise the benefits of EPS Release 2, pharmacies and GP practices need to adapt existing business processes. These changes need to be agreed and communicated to staff.
EPS enables prescriptions to be sent electronically from the GP to the dispensary of the patient’s choice.
Release 2 overview
What is your current process?
Will you allocate electronic scripts in the same way?
What about annual or sick leave cover?
End of day process – ensuring all scripts have been signed – who is responsible, Admin, duty GP etc...?
What is a split prescription?
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Ensure you know how to log calls to your supplier and know their escalation procedures
Pharmacy: Escalation procedures should be obtained from your supplier. It is important to: