Clinical Prescribing Services

About Us

Clinical Prescribing services offer a range of services managed by Advanced Prescribing Clinical aiming at improving quality as well as delivering cost saving initiatives for the GP Practice.

Key Areas of Service

  • Telephone triage of ‘on the day’ appointments
  • Providing Face-2-Face appointments
  • Medication Optimisation QIPP / Cost saving initiatives (de-prescribing, effective medication
    management adherence and prescription switching)
  • Local enhanced CCG lead incentivised schemes.
  • QOF Targets

Telephone Triage

Telephone triaging on the day which includes

  • Missing Medication
  • Preparation/Issuing MED3’s after a Patient consultation
  • Contraceptive reviews
  • Medication reviews (including annual, ad hoc reviews like Depression medication)
  • Acute Medication requests

Face 2 Face Appointments

Providing face-2-face appointment for

  • Minor Aliments clinics
    Chronic disease management clinics
  • Medication Reviews in the following areas:
  • Polypharmacy Clinics – STOPP (screening tool for older people’s potentially inappropriate prescriptions)/START (screening tool to alert doctors to right/appropriate treatments) identified patients

Medication Optimisation

Providing cost saving initiatives such as de-prescribing, effective medication management adherence and prescription switching.

  • Actioning clinical letters
  • Repeat Reauthorisation
  • Care/nursing homes medication querie
  • Chronic Disease Reviews/Management