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Electronic Prescription Service - HL7 V3 API


Use this API to access the Electronic Prescription Service (EPS). EPS allows a prescriber (such as a GP) to send prescriptions electronically to a dispenser (such as a pharmacy) of the patient's choice. This makes the prescribing and dispensing process more efficient and convenient for patients and staff.

You can do different things, depending on your role.

As a prescriber you can:

send prescriptions to EPS

cancel prescriptions

As a dispenser you can:

receive prescriptions from EPS

confirm a prescription is dispensed

claim for a dispensed prescription

A healthcare worker must be present and authenticated with an NHS smartcard or a modern alternative to use this API.


Electronic Prescription Service - HL7 V3 API documentation