Form N3 paper recipe replacement with the electronic medical recipes will be a mandatory from 2018
Form N3 paper recipe replacement with the electronic medical recipes will be a mandatory from 2018. The first stage of the reform will be implemented in Tbilisi and gradually it will be accessible in the whole country. The Minister of Labour, Health and Social Affairs David Sergeenko introduced the project to the representatives of the clinics. According to the minister, it will be another criterion for the selective contracting. Medical Corporation Evex has already involved in the program. Within the framework of the project, representatives of all large network pharmaceutical companies and about 15 private pharmacies were informed about electronic recipes system. More than 1000 doctors were trained in Tbilisi. Electronic and video instructions for the using of electronic medical recipes were created. Training for the doctors is also planned in the regions. At present, more than 1000 doctors and over 500 pharmacy institutions are registered in the state system of electronic recipes. The Ministry of Health is actively working on the introduction of electronic healthcare. Child care programs, which are implemented by the Social Services Agency, have already moved to the electronic system.