Structured Medication Reviews and Medicine Optimisation
The PCN works alongside Clinical Pharmacists and Pharmacy Technicians to provide Structured medication Reviews (SMR) and medicine optimisation. the support providing by our pharmacists is helping to build resiliance and create a sustainable long-term model for delivery of services within practices.
- Better care for patients by identifying medicines that can be stopped, dosages and/or frequency changed or where new medicines are needed.
- Avoiding admission to hospital through unnecessary medicines related harm.
- Reducing overprescribing of medicines and waste.
- Integration of pharmacy within wider multi-disciplinary healthcare teams (including community and hospital pharmacy) and improved access to healthcare and outcomes for patients.
Meet the Team
Senior Clinical pharmacist