Quality Seal Emagister EMAGISTER CUM LAUDE

Independent and Supplementary Prescribing Update (V300)

Anglia Ruskin University
In Cambridge (England)

Price on request

Important information

  • Course
  • Cambridge (England)
  • When:
    Flexible
Description

This workshop is suitable for non-medical prescribers working in the community setting, for example nurses, pharmacists, physiotherapists and podiatrists.

Important information
Venues

Where and when

Starts Location
Flexible
Cambridge
Cambridge Campus, East Road, CB1 1PT, Cambridgeshire , England
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What you'll learn on the course

IT
Medical
Medical training

Course programme

This workshop is suitable for non-medical prescribers working in the community setting, for example nurses, pharmacists, physiotherapists and podiatrists.

Workshops will cover aspects in prescribing such as:

  • legislative and guidance changes
  • antibiotics - recent changes/competency requirements
  • respiratory - asthma/COPD new medicines and where they fit
  • prescribing 'specials' - the guidance and law
  • QIPP in relation to practice - cost-effective prescribing?
  • current management of common dermatological conditions
  • update on general prescribing issues
  • musculoskeletal conditions - pharmacological treatment options and guidance
Workshops will also include some interactive work, group work and case scenarios.

For the workshop held in Peterborough, topics will include:

  • the medication review consultation
  • interactions
  • pain relief - NSAIDs and others
  • how do you measure BP according to NICE?
  • is it viral or bacterial? The UTI
  • EHC - the morning after consultation
  • emergency hormonal contraception
  • dressings