Services Database Supervised Consumption

Service ID

36080

Description

Community pharmacists are required to provide a service to monitor the consumption of methadone and other medicine used for the management of opiate dependence. This includes:

  • supervised consumption of oral methadone and other drugs; 
  • prescription support to drug users collecting their dispensed prescription for methadone and other drugs;
  • feedback to prescribers; and
  • recording of client information for all clients.

Location of service

Sheffield LPC

Commissioner

Method of commissioning

Source of funding

Service type

Supervised administration

Other organisations involved

Sheffield Drug and Alcohol Team (DAAT)

Dates

Start date:
End date:

Status

Ongoing

Training

Not known.

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