This is how to use e-scripts in 4 easy steps
e-Scripts are an easy way for you
to manage your prescriptions directly from your smartphone or computer.
Our app makes managing the entire
process easy and straightforward, from receiving a script from your doctor
through to collecting your medicines.
Here’s how it works:
sign up to the app
Not all prescribers are ready to
use e-scripts, and that’s ok. You can get ready simply by signing up to our app
so that you’re ready to go as soon as your health professional is set up for
e-scripts. Using a medication management app allows you to manage your paper
To get the app, simply visit your
local Capital Chemist and request a link from your pharmacist.
receive your e-script
Once you’ve visited a health
professional and they issue a prescription, you’ll receive an email or SMS from
the prescriber. This message will contain a URL that you can click to access
Once you click the link, you can
view the script, including repeats, and easily add it to your digital script
wallet which is part of our app.
share your e-script
From the app, you can securely send
the e-script directly to your pharmacist for dispensing. Otherwise, take your
phone into your local Capital Chemist and present the e-script token to your
pharmacist. They can scan the QR token and accept the script on the spot, ready
to be dispensed.
collect your medicine
Once the script is filled, your
pharmacist can send you a message to alert you that it’s ready for collection.
This allows you to skip the queue, saving you valuable time to get on with your
Alternatively, you can use our app
to select to have the medicine delivered to you. This way, you can save
yourself a trip to the pharmacy and have your medicine delivered straight to
your front door.
It really is that simple. If you’re
confused, looking for more information, or need someone how to show you how
these apps work, simply pop into your local Capital Chemist and speak to our
friendly team. We can set you up with a digital script wallet app and you’ll be
ready to go.