Prescribing aims to support the provision of cost-effective, high quality, safe, appropriate and evidence-based prescribing by practices to use NHS resources better and provide the best quality care for patients in North East Lincolnshire – that’s Medicines Optimisation for short!
A variety of approaches are used to help both healthcare professionals and patients use medicines in the safest and most effective way. These include ScriptSwitch, Prescribing Reviews, Audit as well as providing training and support.
The main point of contact for prescribing and medicines management is Rachel Staniforth (pictured right). To get in touch with Rachel either click on her photograph and an email will open up or call her on 0300 3000 506.