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

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pdf Bariatric surgery; Liquid formulation requirements PrescQIPP October 13 ( pdf, 92 KB ) (2951 downloads) Popular
pdf Bariatric surgery; Medication advice 2 ( pdf, 97 KB ) (2539 downloads) Popular
pdf Biosimilars FAQ ( pdf, 299 KB ) (613 downloads) Popular
document CMPA Paediatrics referral form May 2019 ( docx, 36 KB ) (335 downloads) Popular
pdf Controlled Drug Factsheet April 2019 ( pdf, 277 KB ) (357 downloads) Popular
pdf Controlled Drugs Incident Reporting Guidelines April 2017 **NEW** ( pdf, 123 KB ) (1133 downloads) Popular
pdf Defining the Boundaries between NHS and Private Healthcare June 2017 ( pdf, 286 KB ) (931 downloads) Popular
pdf Dispensing services Factsheets for GPs 1 Repeat Dispensing May 14 ( pdf, 310 KB ) (2374 downloads) Popular
pdf Dispensing services Factsheets for GPs 2 Monitored Dosage Systems May 14 ( pdf, 297 KB ) (3059 downloads) Popular
pdf Dispensing services Factsheets for GPs 3 Emergency Supply of POM May 14 ( pdf, 211 KB ) (2900 downloads) Popular
pdf Dispensing services Factsheets for GPs 4 Managed Repeat Service May 14 ( pdf, 216 KB ) (2371 downloads) Popular
pdf Electronic Repeat Dispensing toolkit using Emis Web ( pdf, 839 KB ) (1513 downloads) Popular
pdf Electronic Repeat Dispensing toolkit using SystmOne ( pdf, 1.00 MB ) (1221 downloads) Popular
pdf Eligibility for NHS prescriptions - Policy for Medicine supply for Going Abroad - May 2017 ( pdf, 267 KB ) (1614 downloads) Popular
pdf Eligibility for NHS treatment - Patients visiting from abroad May 2017 ( pdf, 408 KB ) (2001 downloads) Popular
pdf Free of charge medicines schemes policy ( pdf, 452 KB ) (410 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 ) (4880 downloads) Popular
pdf Guidance on recording non GP medications in clinical systems updated July 2019 ( pdf, 492 KB ) (1939 downloads) Popular
pdf Inhaler Patient Safety Prescribing Recommendations Oct 2015 ( pdf, 443 KB ) (2625 downloads) Popular
pdf Medicines available to purchase OTC (Self-care) prescribing policy April 2017 **UPDATED** ( pdf, 385 KB ) (3690 downloads) Popular