The Newfoundland and Labrador Department of Health and Community Services and Canada Health Infoway (Infoway) are pleased to announce the Phase one Expansion of PrescribeIT®, Infoway’s national e-prescribing service, in Newfoundland and Labrador. PrescribeIT is integrated with Med Access and allows for easy and efficient communication directly with the Pharmacy, no more endless phone tag between pharmacy and clinic! There is no fee or additional cost to eDOCSNL users to participate in PrescribeIT®. Measures have been put in place to expand PrescribeIT deployment across the province in Fall of 2024. The pharmacies deployed to during the Phase One expansion to date include:


  • Lawtons Drugs Topsail Road, 496 Topsail Road
  • Sobeys Pharmacy Howley Estates, 10 Elizabeth Avenue East
  • Lawtons Drugs Wedgewood, 12 Gleneyre Street
  • Lawtons Drugs Elizabeth Avenue, 11 Elizabeth Avenue
  • Sobeys Pharmacy Torbay, 360 Torbay Road
  • Shoppers Drug Mart – Torbay Mall, 155 Torbay Road
  • Loblaws DRUGStore Pharmacy- 55 Stavanger Dr.
  • Walmart Pharmacy – 75 Kelsey Dr.
  • Walmart Pharmacy – 90 Aberdeen Ave

Dr. Lisa Harvey who was recently activated with PrescribeIT® at the Airport Heights Medical Clinic says “PrescribeIT® is very straightforward and easy to use. It improves the workflow and communications with pharmacies and makes prescribing safer and more convenient for my patients.”

If you are interested in exploring the benefits of electronic prescribing in your clinic, more detailed information about PrescribeIT® is available at You may also contact your eDOCSNL Practice Advisor or Jane MacPherson of the PrescribeIT® Prescriber Relations team at who can answer any questions you may have about the PrescribeIT® Service and getting started.