Non-Medical Prescribing Workshop & SIG Launch

  • 23 March 2012
  • 1:00 PM - 4:15 PM
  • King's College Hospital, London
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Non-Medical Prescribing Workshop

A free event to update orthoptists on the status of exemption prescribing and what it will mean for future clinical practice.
NMP study day info.doc
NMP denmark_hill_map and key-070907.pdf

1pm Introduction – Lesley-Anne Baxter, BIOS chair

1.05pm Update on BIOS application for exemptions – Claire Saha, Non-medical prescribing Project Lead

1.15pm Classifications of medicines and prescribing definitions – Charlotte Bell & Janie Radia, King’s College Hospital Pharmacy

2pm Legislative process of prescribing applications – Jo Wilkinson, Department of Health

2.45pm Role of the HPC in the nmpprocess – Charlotte Urwin, HPC

Tea and coffee               Cake sale in aid of Help Medina charity

3.15pm How prescribing has changed the role of the podiatrist – Matt Fitzpatrick,  Society of Chiropodists & Podiatrists

3.45pm Impact of orthopticprescribing on Ophthalmology services – Wagih Aclimandos, Royal College of Ophthalmologists

4.15pm Q + A session

Drinks at the Phoenix pub, Denmark Hill Station

Please register for the event and indicate any special dietary or access requirements.

Any queries to Claire Saha: mailto:claire.saha@nhs.net

British and Irish Orthoptic Society

0203 853 9797

Salisbury House · Station Road
Cambridge · CB1 2LA
United Kingdom