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Hospital staff at Airedale NHS Foundation Trust use the new electronic prescribing system on the drugs round

Hospital electronic prescribing (EP) is an important item on the UK government health policy agenda, with hospitals in England expected to be paperless by 2020. It has been argued that the greatest benefits are associated with integrated EP systems because they offer potential improvements in communication among patients, prescribers, pharmacists and other stakeholders involved in medicines management. In the image, healthcare professionals using an EP system on a ward round

Source  Airedale NHS Foundation Trust