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Preventing prescribing slip-ups (1 CPD hour)

Medicolegal adviser Dr Bryony Hooper givers her suggestions to ensure your practice is prescribing safely.

Learning objectives

This module suggests ways for your practice to prescribe safely, covering:

  • Working effectively with secondary care
  • How best to prescribe to new patients, children and the elderly
  • Developing a procedure to deal with collected and uncollected prescriptions
  • Monitoring repeat prescriptions
  • Banning prescribing for practice staff

This module will be available to all registered members of Pulse Learning until the 14th December.


Dr Bryony Hooper is a medicolegal adviser with the Medical Protection Society.

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