CD Management and NHSE Contacts
CD Management and NHSE Contact Details
Reporting of all CD incidents and concerns
All CD incidents, irregularities with the dispensing or prescribing of controlled drugs, concerns must be reported.This includes instances where pharmacists are concerned at levels of CD prescribing.
Destruction of expired Schedule 2 controlled drugs
Expired pharmacy CD stocks must be destroyed and witnessed by a person authorised by the CDAO (unless your pharmacy is part of a multiple chain, who can authorise their own witnesses). To arrange for an authorised witness for the destruction of expired Schedule 2 controlled drugs, please contact
New email address for the reporting of all CD incidents and concerns : England.email@example.com
Please ensure you report CD incidents via the online reporting tool.
There have been cases in the community where Pharmacies have not submitted reports on CD errors.
Please remember to register via the web link www.cdreporting.co.uk if you have not done so already.
Tutorial videos are available on www.cdreporting.co.uk/ tutorials/
- 3. CD destruction requests
Please note ; CD destruction requests must be made online via the online CD reporting tool
CD destruction requests are now made via the Online CD Reporting Tool. Reminders for CD destruction requests will not be sent through the post. It will be up to individual contractors to manage the safe storage of their out of date or damaged stock CDs and to request a destruction visit when appropriate.
NHS England Central Midlands Controlled Drug Support Team
NHS England Central Midlands
Controlled Drugs Accountable Officer / Head of Pharmacy
Bhavisha Pattani B.firstname.lastname@example.org 0113 824 8257
Controlled Drugs Support Team
Medicines Governance Pharmacist (Fosse House)
0113 824 9602
Pharmacy Programme Manager (Fosse House)
Pharmaceutical Prescribing Technician (Fosse House)
0113 824 9614
0113 824 8678
Email address for communication with the CDAO Team :