Preventable medication-related hospital admissions account for around 1 in 25 hospital admissions
Common causes are: Prescribing problems: 31%, Adherence problems: 33%, Medication monitoring problems: 22%
4 classes of drug account for over 50% of these admissions.
PINCER is a Pharmacist-led intervention to identify, correct and prevent potentially hazardous prescribing
The PRIMIS AUDITS focus on specific condition e.g. Diabetes, Asthma, COPD, AF and help identify patients who are not receiving optimal treatment.
We are offering training from the University of Nottingham PRIMIS team in the use of the PINCER and PRIMIS Audit Tools, to CCG and GP Practice teams in Wessex. Please choose the morning or the afternoon session.
Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions about this event