EPS Phase 4 updates
Roll-out of Electronic Prescription Service (EPS) Phase 4 to GP practices enables those GP practices to use electronic prescribing even for those patients that do not have EPS nomination. This helps the move towards greater percentage of EPS dispensing.
During the COVID-19 pandemic there have been updates to one off nominations, remote use and multi-sites & SCR which can be accessed from the following link.
COVID-19 updates included within sections about: Rollouts and Updated guidance about remote use of Phase 4 and EPS.
- Phase 4 explained
- Prep before Phase 4
- Rollouts (updated April 2020)
- One-off nomination (in some prescribing systems only)
- Tracking prescriptions if patients have lost their Phase 4 token
- Remote use of Phase 4 and EPS (updated April 2020)
- Top tips
- GP practice materials
- Reporting issues
- Further information
Please Note: It is important that when using EPS Tracker to search for a Phase 4 prescription that you ensure that the ‘my site’ box is not ticked when searching by NHS number
Virtual outcomes training:
Click here to log in to Virtual Outcomes and complete the following training course: Electronic Prescription Service Release 4 and eRD