Services Database Medicine Support Service from Hospital to Home

Service ID

199681

Description

The Medicines Support Service is a service designed to enhance patients’ discharge experience by referring them on discharge from hospital to their community pharmacy for onward support.  This could be in the form of a discharge Medicines Use Review (MUR), or New Medicine Service (NMS). The pharmacy will, with the patients consent, receive an electronic copy of the discharge summary via PharmOutcomes.

This is not a commissioned service.

Location of service

Devon LPC

Commissioner

Not a commissioned service

Method of commissioning

Source of funding

Service type

Discharge support & reablement

Other organisations involved

Dates

Start date:
End date:

Status

Ongoing

Training

Not known. 

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