12th June 2018

Dudley CCG appoints first Consultant Pharmacist for Primary Care, working at a population level

Dudley CCG has taken the opportunity to create the consultant pharmacist post with a remit for medicines optimisation in primary care and the community with the aim to deliver a high standard of clinical practice as a ‘generalist’ clinical pharmacist as well as leading on medicines optimisation at a population level. More specifically, this will involve:

 

  • leading and educating others
  • developing a systematic approach to maximise effectiveness and safety at a population level
  • leading on the development of clinical policies and tools which support good practice and local objectives
  • developing a research agenda in medicines optimisation in this area
  • leading on the development of the primary care clinical pharmacy workforce

http://www.dudleyccg.nhs.uk/dudley-ccg-appoints-first-consultant-pharmacist-for-primary-care-working-at-a-population-level/

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