eRD - Electronic Repeat Dispensing

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In the meantime you may find this video produced by NHS Digital useful. It helps to explain the high level process behind electronic repeat dispensing (eRD):

Electronic repeat dispensing saves time for patients, GP practices and pharmacies.

A series of collaborative workshops is planned for Spring 2018. Details of these events was announced in the following CPSC news item.

In preparation of attending the eRD workshops, it would be useful to have a look at some of the resources currently available to boost you and your teams knowledge and understanding of eRD.

  • NHS Digital electronic pharmacy bulletin - you can subscribe to this by clicking here
  • Online eRD toolkits for dispensers - containing
    • eRD Benefit calculator
    • video on how eRD works
    • list of the benefits of using eRD for both community pharmacies and your patients
    • registration to an available eRD webinar explaining best practice suggestions to make eRD best work for you
    • a range of tools - maximising toolkit, quick guide, full guide, presentation, patient guide and eLearning