Register now for our next monthly webinar – Diabetes and the SPS Pharmacy Integration Project

28th October – 12:45 – 13:45

If Cancer was the disease of the 20th Century, then sadly Diabetes Mellitus will probably be the disease of the 21st Century? So never has it been more important to “Stop, Think , Re-focus” about how to better manage patients with Diabetes in your area.

Dr Hermione Price a Consultant Community Diabetologist from West Hampshire Community Diabetes Service will update us on the latest Diabetes therapeutic evidence and provide tips on how best to manage patients during the Covid pandemic.

We will also hear from Emma McClay, Pharmacy Integration Project Lead at SPS about the importance of Pharmacy integration & working across the local health economy.

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Structured Medication Reviews

16th September – 12.45 – 13.45pm

Karen Homan, PrescQIPP’s Associate Director of Medicines Optimisation talked us through how to best use and direct others to the excellent PrescQIPP Polypharmacy and Deprescribing resources.

We then heard from the true inspiration that is Lelly Oboh, Consultant Pharmacist, Older People, Guys & St Thomas’ London about how you and your patients can get the most from SMRs.

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Asthma care post Covid 19 and “SMASH” – The Salford medication safety dashboard

19th August 2020 – 12:45 to 13:45

We will continue to aim to make you “Stop, Think & Re-focus” to support you in your role to optimise medicine use for your local population.

We will be joined by 2 external speakers, Hetal Dhruve, a specialist respiratory pharmacist & clinical respiratory lead, for City and Hackney CCG and Darren Ashcroft, the Foundation Chair in Pharmacoepidemiology, at the University of Manchester.

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Structured Medication Review

27th July – 13:00 to 14:00

On 27th July, we welcomed Professor Nina Barnett, Consultant Pharmacist for Older People, who presented a webinar describing the key features of the Structured Medication Review within the Primary Care Network Contract DES.

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Teams – challenges, dynamics and performance – how to influence your clinical colleagues

17th June 2020 – 12:45 to 13:45

We continued to aim to make you “Stop, Think & Re-focus” to support you in your role to optimise medicine use for your local population.

This month we were joined by Jamie Hayes, an executive coach with a twenty-five-year career in healthcare, medical education, and behavioural change. A clinical pharmacist by background, Jamie is recognised as a forward thinking, innovative leader, with a flair for communication and the ability to inspire and motivate individuals.

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