New Medicines Discharge Service


Upcoming Support Webinar for Contractors – Tuesday 16th March 2021

This webinar hosted by GMHCA aims to provide contractors with a better understanding of DMS in order to deliver the service effectively. Attendees will learn more about:
  • The various stages of the service
  • How and when to obtain consent from the patient
  • How and where to refer
  • The NHS Trusts currently offering this service
  • The steps you will need to take to deliver the service
  • How to claim for the service

You will also have the opportunity to ask questions throughout the event.

The webinar will be held on Tuesday 16th March from 7-8.30pm. Book your place here


Toolkit and E-Learning Modules

NHSE&I have today (15th January 2021), published the NHS Discharge Medicines Service (DMS) Toolkit, which aims to assist and support cross-sector implementation of the DMS as an Essential service in all NHS community pharmacies in England from 15th February.

Further information can be found here, including a checklist to help with guidance on required actions.

The NHS MDS E-learning and assessment modules are also now live on the CPPE website. Access the modules here.


CPPE – Learning programmes and assessments

NHS Discharge Medicines Service: improving outcomes for patients transferring care – Click here