The following guidelines have been approved for use across Derbyshire
The prescribing specification forms a part of the healthcare services contract the CCGs have with provider organisations.
Prescribing Specification - April 2019 to March 2020
The following guidelines have been developed to provide general prescribing advice to prescribers across Derbyshire.
Multi-compartment aids (MCAs) - Derbyshire CCGs position statement
GP Request Form for Weekly (7 Day) Prescriptions - 7 day prescription requests to GPs
The supply of items for administration by DCHS nursing staff - DCHS NHS Trust and Derbyshire CCGs position statement
Summary of Lost, Stolen and Fraudulent Prescriptions procedure - NHS England (North Midlands) advice for GP Practices
Full procedure for Lost, Stolen and Fraudulent Prescriptions - NHS England (North Midlands) advice for GP Practices
Procedures of Limited Clinical Value (PLCV) Policy - for Derbyshire CCG's
UKMi Medicines compliance aid database - This database makes recommendations on the suitability of solid dose forms for transfer from the manufacturers’ original packaging to multi-compartment compliance aids (MCAs).