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 ) (2023 downloads) Popular
pdf Bariatric surgery; Medication advice 2 ( pdf, 97 KB ) (1701 downloads) Popular
pdf Care home prescribing bulk prescribing Jan 14 ( pdf, 209 KB ) (1201 downloads) Popular
pdf Care home prescribing bulk prescription how to guide for care homes June 13 ( pdf, 200 KB ) (1661 downloads) Popular
pdf Care home prescribing Bulk Prescription request form Mid Essex Jan 14 ( pdf, 132 KB ) (508 downloads) Popular
pdf Care home prescribing for mild to moderate pain Jan 14 ( pdf, 286 KB ) (1611 downloads) Popular
pdf Care home prescribing of benzodiazepines and z drugs Jan 14 ( pdf, 226 KB ) (982 downloads) Popular
pdf Care home prescribing; Crushing tablets or opening capsules information UKMI December 2012 ( pdf, 100 KB ) (664 downloads) Popular
pdf Care home prescribing; standard directions Jan 14 ( pdf, 293 KB ) (840 downloads) Popular
pdf Controlled Drugs Incident Reporting Guidelines April 2017 **NEW** ( pdf, 123 KB ) (184 downloads) Popular
pdf Defining the Boundaries between NHS and Private Healthcare June 2017 ( pdf, 286 KB ) (52 downloads)
pdf Dispensing services Factsheets for GPs 1 Repeat Dispensing May 14 ( pdf, 310 KB ) (1396 downloads) Popular
pdf Dispensing services Factsheets for GPs 2 Monitored Dosage Systems May 14 ( pdf, 297 KB ) (1769 downloads) Popular
pdf Dispensing services Factsheets for GPs 3 Emergency Supply of POM May 14 ( pdf, 211 KB ) (1616 downloads) Popular
pdf Dispensing services Factsheets for GPs 4 Managed Repeat Service May 14 ( pdf, 216 KB ) (1328 downloads) Popular
pdf Eligibility for NHS prescriptions - Policy for Medicine supply for Going Abroad - May 2017 ( pdf, 267 KB ) (155 downloads) Popular
pdf Eligibility for NHS treatment - Patients visiting from abroad May 2017 ( pdf, 408 KB ) (216 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 ) (3081 downloads) Popular
pdf Guidance on recording non GP medications in clinical systems Feb 2015 ( pdf, 404 KB ) (957 downloads) Popular
pdf Inhaler Patient Safety Prescribing Recommendations Oct 2015 ( pdf, 443 KB ) (1669 downloads) Popular