Policy for MDS in Hospital and on discharge (I&ES)

Joint Position Statement on the provision of Monitored Dose System (MDS) dispensing by Secondary Care in Ipswich, Colchester and West Suffolk Trusts and Norfolk & Suffolk Foundation Trust

The above Trusts, in agreement with Ipswich & East Suffolk CCG, West Suffolk CCG, and North East Essex CCG will only dispense Monitored Dose Systems (MDS) for patients on discharge when the enclosed criteria are met.

This is something all community pharmacies need to be aware of and should endeavour to support the process. Please read the document, share with your colleagues and keep a copy for your records.

Joint Position statement for IHT, CHUFT, WSH (inc flowchart) final version sept 2017