Health and Justice, Publications

National Audit of RPS Standards in Secure Environments

1 July 2019The Medicines Use & Safety team undertook a national baseline audit of the implementation of the RPS Professional Standards for optimising medicines in secure environments…

Can Patient Group Directions (PGDs) be used to supply or administer a medication which is part of a clinical trial, study or pilot?

26 June 2019There is nothing in legislation that prevents the use of PGDs in clinical trials, studies or pilots if the medicine has a product licence and…

Gabapentin and Pregabalin Offender Health Audit Report and Audit Tool

3 July 2013This report and associated survey and audit tool describe the process and outcomes of an England-wide collaborative audit and survey of the use of gabapentin…