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a lady pharmacist with prescription imageMarch 19 2018

A new 12-week e-course on clinical medication review will start on April 23, the Centre for Pharmacy Postgraduate Education has announced.

With 27 hours of study time, the course is designed to equip pharmacists with the “clinical knowledge needed to identify medicines issues and make clinical decisions based on key information and the patient’s ideas, concerns and expectations.”

It will focus on a range of key priorities for medicines optimisation, with weekly case studies, and reference to national guidelines and policy. It is intended to support the aims of the NHS Medicines Value Programme, which has been set up to improve health outcomes from medicines and to get the best value from the NHS medicines bill.

Announcing the course, CPPE said: “This course can help in developing the confidence and clinical understanding to support the Medicines Value Programme, and help you carry out person-centred decision-making.

“Completion of this e-course will give you an appropriate level of clinical judgement and skills to provide prioritised recommendations to a prescriber resulting from a clinical medication review.”

Links:
CPPE announcement   
CPPE ‘Clinical medication review: a person-centred approach’  

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