NHS Highland pharmacy champions – get in touch

THERE have been some recent changes to the pharmacy practitioner champions in NHS Highland, so this is a great opportunity to remind you what the pharmacy champion role is all about. Our role as champions is to assist pharmacists and pharmacy teams in the area by providing peer support on any community pharmacy contract services. This…

Indications for emergency hormonal contraception

  INDICATIONS for emergency hormonal contraception. Click on the picture to see the full-size version. This is intended to be used as a guide – when dealing with a request for emergency hormonal contraception you should use your professional judgement, take into account the individual circumstances, and consult the relevant summary of product characteristics when appropriate.

A template clinical management plan for community pharmacist prescribers

Name of Patient: Miss Laird Patient medication sensitivities/allergies: None Known Patient identification e.g. ID number, date of birth: Xx/xx/xx Independent Prescriber(s): Dr X Pharmacist independent/supplementary prescriber(s) Johnathan Laird Condition(s) to be treated Asthma   Aim of treatment Control of Asthma symptoms, prevention of exacerbations and achievement of best possible pulmonary function, with minimal side effects.…