Patient care leaflets & advice


Self-care:

  • The Self Care Forum publishes factsheets that help patients with a wide range of conditions including back pain, eczema and migraine. View the full list and download factsheets.
  • NHS Choices also has excellent information that you can download for patients via this A-Z list of conditions.
  • Managing your infection: step-by-step guide. PSNC has produced this guide to help pharmacies advise patients on self-care for infections.

Minor Ailments Scheme:

These care factsheets may be useful. You can download and print them for patients.

Other useful leaflets / posters

Spice: Information and how to deal with an overdose – this two-sided document includes a picture guide to help people recognise signs of overdose and what action to take (Dec 2017)

The C Word: How we react to cancer today – pharmacies may find this Macmillan publication helpful in understanding and support patients/customers with cancer

Group A Streptococcal (GAS) infections – poster for injecting drug users (Feb 2017)

CPPE Patient safety learning campaign
Launch date: 26 February 2018

Join our campaign to learn about reducing risk and developing and maintaining a safer culture.

CPPE Patient safety learning campaign information update

CPPE Safety Leaflet