General Prescribing Guidance

The Guidance documents in this section have been approved by the Mid Essex Area Prescribing Committee. They offer guidance on a number of general prescribing issues. Many have been developed from National Guidelines with local input where appropriate.

Documents

pdf Bariatric surgery; Liquid formulation requirements PrescQIPP October 13 ( pdf, 92 KB ) (2111 downloads) Popular
pdf Bariatric surgery; Medication advice 2 ( pdf, 97 KB ) (1760 downloads) Popular
pdf Care home prescribing bulk prescribing Jan 14 ( pdf, 209 KB ) (1286 downloads) Popular
pdf Care home prescribing bulk prescription how to guide for care homes June 13 ( pdf, 200 KB ) (1754 downloads) Popular
pdf Care home prescribing Bulk Prescription request form Mid Essex Jan 14 ( pdf, 132 KB ) (577 downloads) Popular
pdf Care home prescribing for mild to moderate pain Jan 14 ( pdf, 286 KB ) (1704 downloads) Popular
pdf Care home prescribing of benzodiazepines and z drugs Jan 14 ( pdf, 226 KB ) (1060 downloads) Popular
pdf Care home prescribing; Crushing tablets or opening capsules information UKMI December 2012 ( pdf, 100 KB ) (726 downloads) Popular
pdf Care home prescribing; standard directions Jan 14 ( pdf, 293 KB ) (917 downloads) Popular
pdf Controlled Drugs Incident Reporting Guidelines April 2017 **NEW** ( pdf, 123 KB ) (251 downloads) Popular
pdf Defining the Boundaries between NHS and Private Healthcare June 2017 ( pdf, 286 KB ) (118 downloads) Popular
pdf Dispensing services Factsheets for GPs 1 Repeat Dispensing May 14 ( pdf, 310 KB ) (1485 downloads) Popular
pdf Dispensing services Factsheets for GPs 2 Monitored Dosage Systems May 14 ( pdf, 297 KB ) (1894 downloads) Popular
pdf Dispensing services Factsheets for GPs 3 Emergency Supply of POM May 14 ( pdf, 211 KB ) (1746 downloads) Popular
pdf Dispensing services Factsheets for GPs 4 Managed Repeat Service May 14 ( pdf, 216 KB ) (1426 downloads) Popular
pdf Eligibility for NHS prescriptions - Policy for Medicine supply for Going Abroad - May 2017 ( pdf, 267 KB ) (244 downloads) Popular
pdf Eligibility for NHS treatment - Patients visiting from abroad May 2017 ( pdf, 408 KB ) (327 downloads) Popular
pdf Guidance For Patients Unable To Take Oral Solid Dosage Aug 2017 **updated link to Colchester Hospital and NECCG guidance ( pdf, 405 KB ) (3261 downloads) Popular
pdf Guidance on recording non GP medications in clinical systems Feb 2015 ( pdf, 404 KB ) (1036 downloads) Popular
pdf Inhaler Patient Safety Prescribing Recommendations Oct 2015 ( pdf, 443 KB ) (1757 downloads) Popular