Medicines Management is about helping patients to get the best from their medicines and improving prescribing quality, safety and waste within the practice.
Christine’s work involves liaising with a wide range of people from patients, to healthcare staff, to pharmacies, to ensure good communication at all levels.
Some aspects of her role include:
Working with clinicians and receptionists when dealing with repeat prescriptions or new prescription requests,
Promoting better use of medicines by developing relevant patient information,
Engaging with pharmacies to improve communication and working relations,
Reducing waste by decreasing inappropriate issue of prescriptions,