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 ) (1950 downloads) Popular
pdf Bariatric surgery; Medication advice 2 ( pdf, 97 KB ) (1633 downloads) Popular
pdf Care home prescribing bulk prescribing Jan 14 ( pdf, 209 KB ) (1118 downloads) Popular
pdf Care home prescribing bulk prescription how to guide for care homes June 13 ( pdf, 200 KB ) (1589 downloads) Popular
pdf Care home prescribing Bulk Prescription request form Mid Essex Jan 14 ( pdf, 132 KB ) (456 downloads) Popular
pdf Care home prescribing for mild to moderate pain Jan 14 ( pdf, 286 KB ) (1534 downloads) Popular
pdf Care home prescribing of benzodiazepines and z drugs Jan 14 ( pdf, 226 KB ) (918 downloads) Popular
pdf Care home prescribing; Crushing tablets or opening capsules information UKMI December 2012 ( pdf, 100 KB ) (607 downloads) Popular
pdf Care home prescribing; standard directions Jan 14 ( pdf, 293 KB ) (773 downloads) Popular
pdf Controlled Drugs Incident Reporting Guidelines April 2017 **NEW** ( pdf, 122 KB ) (134 downloads) Popular
pdf Dispensing services Factsheets for GPs 1 Repeat Dispensing May 14 ( pdf, 310 KB ) (1318 downloads) Popular
pdf Dispensing services Factsheets for GPs 2 Monitored Dosage Systems May 14 ( pdf, 297 KB ) (1671 downloads) Popular
pdf Dispensing services Factsheets for GPs 3 Emergency Supply of POM May 14 ( pdf, 211 KB ) (1528 downloads) Popular
pdf Dispensing services Factsheets for GPs 4 Managed Repeat Service May 14 ( pdf, 216 KB ) (1264 downloads) Popular
pdf Eligibility for NHS prescriptions - Policy for Medicine supply for Going Abroad - May 2017 ( pdf, 267 KB ) (77 downloads)
pdf Eligibility for NHS treatment - Patients visiting from abroad May 2017 ( pdf, 408 KB ) (103 downloads) Popular
pdf Guidance For Patients Unable To Take Oral Solid Dosage Aug 2016 **updated link to Colchester Hospital and NECCG guidance ( pdf, 400 KB ) (2907 downloads) Popular
pdf Guidance on recording non GP medications in clinical systems Feb 2015 ( pdf, 404 KB ) (880 downloads) Popular
pdf Inhaler Patient Safety Prescribing Recommendations Oct 2015 ( pdf, 360 KB ) (1592 downloads) Popular
pdf Medicines available to purchase OTC (Self-care) prescribing policy April 2017 **UPDATED** ( pdf, 385 KB ) (1485 downloads) Popular