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a pharmacist computer imageSeptember 21 2017

Pharmacy IT systems supplier Cegedim has announced it has commenced beta testing of Pharmacy Manager version 10.3. The new version has specific functionalities for England and Scotland. 

 For systems in England, new functionality includes:

  • making all aspects of Pharmacy Manager compatible with Windows 10 and 64 bit processing;
  • improved speed and stability for the patient details report;
  • Healthi Services MUR integration, minimising duplication and utilising a streamlined workflow for medicines use reviews.

For Scottish systems, new functionality includes:

  • Universal claim framework (UCF) functionality, removing the need to handwrite and transcribe the dispensing event onto the community pharmacy unscheduled care (CPUS) form;
  • the national MAR chart;
  • two new endorsements, MIL and BAN (manufacturer/importer license number and batch number of an unlicensed medicine)
  • unlicensed products – fixed handling costs, making claiming easier
  • improved speed and stability of the patient details report

Last month, Cegedim launched Version 9.3 of Nexphase. New functionality includes:

  • EPS release 2 claim amendments –allowing users to edit prescriptions and send amended dispenses and/or claim notifications;
  • optional printing of the repeat medication re-order form;
  • dispensing compliance changes – updates to EPS release 2 nominated downloads, reimbursement submission reminder and owings expiry date.

Links:
Cegedim Pharmacy manager announcement        
Cegedim Nexphase announcement          

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