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You can view all medicines management procedures by visiting the Policies and Procedures section of YourSpace and selecting Trust Wide (for aligned procedures) or the relevant Division from the drop-down bar, and search with the relevant key word.
If a procedure cannot be found for a Division, check that this has not been superseded by a Trust wide policy/procedure.
Divisional procedures may also be found on:
- SharePoint - Local / Secure / LD
- SIRS - Community Division Services
A list of Trust Wide procedure can be found on the Trust Wide Medicines Related Policies and Procedure tab below.
The policies and procedures listed below are available on YourSpace.
Trust Wide procedures
MMP01 Safe Management of Controlled Drugs (this will be live 1st July 2022)
MMP02 Safe Management of Unidentifiable and Suspected Illicit Substances
MMP03 Administration of Discretionary Medicines
MMP11 Discharge Medicines Services (DMS)
MMP12 Use of Buprenorphine Injection (Buvidal)
MMP13 Non Medical Prescribing within the Anticoagulation Service
MMP15 Administration of the Covid-19 and Seasonal Influenza Vaccination to Trust Inpatients
Trust Wide Policies
SD12 Safe and Secure Medicines
SD11 Rapid Tranquillisation
MCT08 Controlled Drugs
MM05 Non Medical Prescribing
SD50 Patient Group Directions
SD36 Use of Unlicensed & Off-label Medicines
Record of Delivery (single patient use form) - to be used when delivering medication directly to a patient (i.e. not to a Trust site) to provide an accurate audit trail of receipt of the medication. This should be uploaded to the patient's electronic record.