Medicines management ensures patient safety as well as better and more cost effective prescribing
EPS & SCR
Patents who sign-up for this service have their prescriptions sent from their GP to nominated Pharmacy electronically. Summary Care Records allow healthcare professionals to view key patient information held at their GP practice.
The Centre for Pharmacy Postgraduate Education offers a wide range of courses to help develop community pharmacy professionals.
CONTROLLED DRUG GUIDANCE
Pharmacies are responsible for ensuring safe and effective processes are in place for the dispensing of Controlled Drugs.
Pharmacies need to comply with contractual and regulatory requirements for safeguarding children and vulnerable adults.
HEALTH AND WELL-BEING BOARD
Coventry’s Health and Wellbeing Board is a meeting place for local commissioners across the NHS, people in public health and social care, councillors and representatives of HealthWatch.
NHS STRUCTURE AND CONTACTS
Collaboration between healthcare professionals ensures safe and effective support for patients. Key NHS contacts can be found here.
Providing information for Community Pharmacies about the work of the Local Pharmaceutical Committee and of the Community Pharmacy Services commissioned within Coventry