About 1,000 pharmacists took part in the online survey, which was launched in September to seek views on which enhancements to EPS should be prioritised.
The top three most requested EPS enhancements were:
Sibby Buckle, chair of the Pharmacy Digital Forum and vice chair of the Royal Pharmaceutical Society’s English Pharmacy Board, said: “On the whole, we agreed with the findings, especially high priority prescriptions. When you are a public-facing pharmacy with four thousand scripts a week, it is really important when you are downloading every hour that priority scripts are flagged.”
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