SafeScript NSW available to all practising prescribers and pharmacists in NSW
SafeScript NSW provides prescribers and pharmacists with real-time information about a patient’s prescribing history for certain high-risk medicines to improve clinical decision making and patient safety. More than half of general practitioners and pharmacists in NSW have registered for SafeScript NSW.
Prescribers and pharmacists will need to:
New resources available
Short demonstration videos on how to register, log in and use SafeScript NSW are available here.
Improving the user experience
Following feedback from practitioners, enhancements have been made to the SafeScript NSW system to improve the user experience. These include improvements to the patient search functionality, links to further information when there is a red alert in the system, the ability to manage security preferences, and other updates to the display of information for a more streamlined user experience. Further enhancements will be delivered in 2023.
Hear what health practitioners are saying about SafeScript NSW here.
Training and support
Visit the SafeScript NSW education and training webpages to access resources that cover:
- How and when to use SafeScript NSW
- Information about high-risk medicines and clinical practice
- How to support patients who may be at risk of harm
Contact the SafeScript NSW Clinical Advice Line on 1800 434 155 and access HealthPathways for support when using SafeScript NSW.
For technical support, click here or call 1800 776 633.
For more information, visit www.safescript.health.nsw.gov.au.