Optimisation of inhaled corticosteroids in ...

Impact

By the time the project reached 84 per cent completion we had made:

  • 57 quality interventions to improve patient care, experience and outcomes
  • cost efficiencies of £28,682.67 (surpassing our end target of £26,000).

Care Home Medication Review

Impact

Our pilot care home medication review resulted in greatly improved pharmaceutical care for patients through various clinical interventions, reducing medication errors and adverse effects with the potential of preventing unnecessary hospital admissions. There was ...

Case Study: Medicines Safety Assurance ...

Challenge

National organisations such as NHS England, NICE and MHRA share safely alerts and good practice guides to minimise harm from medication errors. Commissioners and clinical leads need systematic ways of assessing medicines safety and ...

Controlled Drugs Training Events for ...

NHS Midlands and Lancashire Commissioning Support Unit (MLCSU) supports the Controlled Drug Accountable Officer (CDAO) for NHS England in the West Midlands.  

This service helps the CDAO to fulfil their legal responsibilities for the safe management ...

Patient Group Directions

Patient Group Directions (PGDs) are written instructions that allow health professionals to supply and/or administer specific medicines to a pre-defined group of patients, usually in planned circumstances. They offer multiple benefits to patients, including providing equity in the ...

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