In January 2011, a National Electronic General GP Referral Pilot Project was established to achieve an electronic referral pathway between GPs and 7 pilot hospitals
All Public Hospitals Now Receiving Electronic Referrals
GPs across the country can now refer patients into every acute hospital electronically.
The most data about he number of General eReferrals per month and the number of GPs using the service. There is also yearly data for 2013, 2014 ,2015, 2016, 2017, 2018
eReferrals Shortlisted for a 2016 eGovernment Award
Electronic General GP Referrals - Cork & Kerry Pilot
This case study outlines how the National Electronic General Referral Pilot Project tackled problems using technology to get patient centered benefits
Minister Challenges eHealth Ireland
On the 18th August Minster for Health Simon Harris TD challenged the eHealth Ireland team to come up with answers to a number of questions that he feels could have a significant impact on the waiting lists in Ireland.
The Knowledge & Information Plan
Download the eHealth Ireland Strategy (PDF 3.2 MB)