Services Database Medicines Assessment & Compliance Support (Camden Area)

Service ID

44272

Description

The pharmacy will assess the person’s knowledge and use of their medicines and the appropriate level or kind of support, if any, required by the person to help them take their medicines as intended. If support is necessary, the pharmacist will agree with the person or carer the appropriate level or kind of support.

The pharmacy may provide advice, support and assistance to the person with a view to improving the patient’s knowledge and use of their drugs and their compliance, or may need to refer them to another health or social care professional. Pharmacy support could include compliance charts, screw top closures, medication administration record (MAR) charts, labelling medicines in large fonts and multi-compartment compliance aids.

Location of service

Camden & Islington LPC

Commissioner

Method of commissioning

Source of funding

Service type

Medicines assessment & compliance support

Other organisations involved

Dates

Start date:
End date:

Status

Ongoing

Training

CPPE open learning packs:

  • Concordance
  • Dealing with difficult discussions

Comments

This service is available in the Camden area only.