Prescribing Update 21 October 2021
This session will update your knowledge around current guidelines when prescribing high risk drugs, anti depressants and opiates and antimicrobials.
Who should attend
Nurses, nurse practitioners, pharmacists, non medical prescribers, paramedics, physician associates and practice nurses and GP’s.
This session provides an update of current prescribing guidelines for prescribing in primary care.
- Explore current guidelines for prescribing in primary care.
- Identify and audit safe prescribing and monitoring of amber level drugs.
- Develop skills in auditing management of patients with respiratory conditions, on anti depressants and opiates in primary care.
- Recognise importance of auditing and reviewing prescribing practices in general practice.
13h00 Amber Level and High Risk Drugs monitoring in general practice
13h30 Medication Reviews and QOF – Aneela Tehseen, Clinical Pharmacist
14h00 Anti depressants, Opiates and Opiod prescribing – Dr Vasavan Agambaram, Consultant clinical psychiatrist
15h00 Antimicrobial Prescribing in General Practice – Dr Jay Verma, GP Hillingdon
16h00 Close and Evaluations
Sponsored by Sensible Staffing, a locum nursing agency. Please note there are no recordings or handouts for this session.