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The socio-technical organisation of community pharmacies as a factor in the Electronic Prescription Service Release Two implementation: a qualitative study.

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BACKGROUND: The introduction of a new method of transmitting prescriptions from general practices to community pharmacies in England (Electronic Prescription Service Release 2 (EPS2)) has generated debate on how it will change work practice. As EPS2 will be a key technical element in dispensing, we reviewed the literature to find that there were no studies on how social and technical elements come together to form work practice in community pharmacies. This means the debate has little point ...

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Published
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Peer reviewed

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10.1186/1472-6963-12-471

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Primary Care Health Sciences
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Publisher:
BioMed Central Publisher's website
Journal:
BMC health services research Journal website
Volume:
12
Issue:
1
Pages:
471
Publication date:
2012-01-01
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EISSN:
1472-6963
ISSN:
1472-6963
Source identifiers:
459574
Language:
English
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pubs:459574
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2014-05-12

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