New and holistic medication reviews for thousands of patients as new guidance rolls out
01 Oct 2020
New NHS guidance that comes into effect today, will help primary care networks (PCNs) offer thousands of patients a holistic review of their medication, to help them stay healthy and remain independent.
Roll out of Electronic Prescription Service (EPS) Phase 4
12 Aug 2020
To help you prepare for winter, NHS England is accelerating deployment of EPS Phase 4 which allows EPS to be used for patients without a pharmacy nomination. All GP practices using EPS with TPP SystmOne and EMIS Web will be live with Phase 4 by mid-September.
Risk of 10 time overdose with alfentanil preparations
30 Jul 2020
The NHS England and NHS Improvement Controlled Drugs Accountable Officers (“the CDAOs”) have been advised recently of two administration errors where a 10 times overdose of alfentanil has been administered to patients