Preventing prescribing slip-ups (1 CPD hour)
Medicolegal adviser Dr Bryony Hooper updates her popular module on safe prescribing, to include new research and 2013 guidance.
This module suggests ways for your practice to prescribe safely, covering:
- Implementing an effective repeat prescribing policy
- How best to prescribe to new patients, children and the elderly
- Developing a procedure to deal with collected and uncollected prescriptions
- Monitoring repeat prescriptions
- Discouraging prescribing to practice staff