eRx Script Exchange is Australia’s first and largest ePrescription exchange service, with more than 4,700 Australian pharmacies registered. ePrescriptions form part of the foundation of community pharmacy in the movement towards a connected healthcare system.

eRx is already installed in every major pharmacy software program in Australia, so getting started is easy, simply register and activate.

Pharmacy Guild of Australia

The Pharmacy Guild of Australia actively endorses eRx Script Exchange, stating that-

  • eRx improves safety and efficiency of the prescribing and dispensing process
  • eRx does not support prescription channelling and therefore avoids ‘moral hazard’ for health professionals and maintains the patient’s choice of pharmacy
  • eRx is a Script Exchange only. Prescription data is held at eRx in a fully encrypted format and eRx does not have the ability to see any prescription or patient data
  • The sale or supply of bulk de-identified patient data is restricted
  • The technical service standards and performance of eRx are approved and monitored by the Guild
  • The eRx business model can rapidly deliver an e-prescription solution nationally to all pharmacists, GPs and specialists
  • eRx will maintain paper scripts in the process until it can be confident no Australian will be disadvantaged by the move to a paperless prescriptions
  • To demonstrate that community pharmacy is committed to driving innovation in the health sector
  • Why use eRx?

  • Improved patient safety
  • Faster and more accurate dispensing
  • More time for your patients
  • 6CPA Compliant
  • Independently audited for privacy and security
  • Part of your existing clinical software
  • Cost neutral

  • No spyware or scraping technology
  • No new software or hardware
  • eRx Pharmacist