Medicines Management Workshop

Submitted by Sarah Fletcher on Wed, 09/08/2017 - 15:04
  • When: Wed 19th Sept 2018
  • Where: Barndoc premises, London
  • Time: 10:00 – 16:00 (09.30 Registration & Coffee)
  • Cost: £150 + vat for members

This workshop is suitable for Medical Directors, Clinical Governance Leads, Operations Leads, Pharmaceutical Leads and those managing medicines.


  • To share good practice
  • To identify common problems and seek solutions
  • To improve the provision of medicines in out of hours
  • To enable benchmarking for a CQC visit


  • Understanding the requirements of Home Office licensing for controlled drugs in OOH
    • Answers provided by Anne-Marie Gahagan, Drugs and Firearms Licensing Unit, Home Office
  • Medicines management and liability - Justin Cumberlege, Cripps & Co:
    • Case studies: Unscheduled care medicines management, Advice regarding CDs
  • Role of pharmacists in integrated care - Paula Russell, NHSE
  • How to get through a CQC inspection - Debbie Dodge, Pharmacist Specialist (Central), CQC:
    • What is the inspector looking for?
    • How you should control the temperature of medicines while in transportation
    • Providers using secondary care premises to provide primary care centre practices
    • How you can get CQC reassurance
  • Member topics