Starter scrips would save time and money

Lancelot, Chris
May 2009
GP: General Practitioner;5/29/2009, p21
In this article the author discusses the efficiency of the starter prescriptions as a cost saving measure for patients in Great Britain. It has been analyzed that indicating the total number of medicines to be taken for a week is efficient because the patient is not asked to make further payments in collecting the remaining prescriptions. This strategy is better compared to the weekly prescription wherein the patient is made to pay charges for every new medicine recommended.


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