Education toolkits for general practice

Digital initiatives to support medicines safety

What is meant by the term ‘medicines safety’?

Last revised: 21 Jun 2024

What is meant by the term ‘medicines safety’?

Definition

Medicines safety refers to the prevention or management of issues that occur during:1

Digital initiatives to support medicines safety

In this education toolkit, we discuss five digital initiatives which support medicines safety in Australia:

  1. Electronic prescribing

  2. Real Time Prescription Monitoring

  3. Active Ingredient Prescribing

  4. Initiatives as part of My Health Record

  5. Electronic National Residential Medication Chart (eNMRC) in residential aged care facilities

This event attracts CPD points and can be self recorded

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