A Monthly Formulary Amendments document covering guidance and alerts published in March 2023 is now available.
The purpose of the document is to support consistent decision making by APCs. This information is produced for use by NHS healthcare professionals and RDTC stakeholders.
This document is available alongside previous editions on the formulary amendments page.
Prescribing support newsletters aim to inform readers of work done by the unit and work in progress, to help tailor local work plans and highlight any ‘topical’ issues in prescribing or medicines management.
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This month’s edition covers the use of steroid medication warning cards for children and young people, National Detect, Protect and Perfect programme and choice of DOACs, Primary Care Discussions: Focus on Diabetes, and SPS: New guides for providing medicines advice and/or prescribing in pregnancy. It also continues a series of spotlight articles on one of the types of RDTC stakeholder level report; this month looks at the new Monthly Formulary Amendments report.