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Medicines, Ethics and Practice 2016 By Royal Pharmaceutical Society

Medicines, Ethics and Practice 2016 by Royal Pharmaceutical Society of Great Britain

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Medicines, Ethics and Practice: The professional guide for pharmacists is the Royal Pharmaceutical Society's established professional guide for pharmacists.

Medicines, Ethics and Practice 2016 Summary

Medicines, Ethics and Practice 2016: The Professional Guide for Pharmacists by Royal Pharmaceutical Society of Great Britain

Medicines, Ethics and Practice has been designed as an underpinning document to help pharmacists to practice confidently and professionally by providing information and guidance on legislation affecting pharmacy practice. It supports day-to-day practice rather than highlighting pharmacists' statutory obligations.
What's new in the 40th edition?
  • Revised sections on medicines reconciliation and helping patients to understand their medicines
  • New guidance on conflicts of interest and declaration of interests
  • Information on changes to legislation that enable therapeutic radiographers to be independent prescribers, dietitians to be supplementary prescribers and the addition of an exemption for the sale, supply and administration of certain medicines by orthoptists.
  • New information on supply of naloxone by individuals employed or engaged in the provision of recognised drug treatment services
  • New guidance on biosimilars New guidance on Electronic Health Records and Summary Care Records
  • Additional information on requests by veterinary surgeons for wholesale supply of human medicines for use in animals
  • Revised section on administration of adrenaline in an emergency
  • Controlled drugs section updated to reflect the NICE guideline that was published in April 2016
  • Controlled Drugs: safe use and management,this includes updated information on running balances and disposal of spent methadone bottles
  • Updated information on controlled drugs requisition requirements in line with new legislation
  • New Home Office approved wording for instalment prescribing
  • Revised section on Controlled Drugs Accountable Officers
  • Updated guidance on destruction of Controlled Drugs

Table of Contents

1. Foreword
2. Core concepts and skills
3. Underpinning knowledge -legislation and professional issues
4. Royal Pharmaceutical Society Resources
5. Professionals Standards
6. Excluded topics and signposting
7. Partnerships with specialist groups
8. Pharmacist Support
9. GPhC standards and guidance

Additional information

Medicines, Ethics and Practice 2016: The Professional Guide for Pharmacists by Royal Pharmaceutical Society of Great Britain
Used - Very Good
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