Care homes, COVID-19 Medicines Optimisation: Information and resources

Care Homes and COVID-19: Medicines administration issues

23 October 2020There are a number of medicines administration related enquiries that you may be asked to help with when working with patients and staff in care…

Care Homes and COVID-19: Oxygen management

23 October 2020Home oxygen therapy is commonly used in care homes by patients with underlying lung conditions. In the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, there may be an increased…

Submit your Work for the Care Homes Good Practice Repository and COVID-19

27 August 2020If you have a practice example that you would like to share on the Care Homes Good Practice Repository, please get in touch. A member…

About the Care Homes Good Practice Repository and COVID-19

27 August 2020The Care Homes Good Practice Repository has been created in support of the NHS England/NHS Improvement call for cross-system Pharmacy and Medicines Support for care…

External COVID-19 Tools and Resources for Care Homes

6 August 2020This page summarises some useful tools and external resources that will help pharmacy teams across sectors to implement local pharmacy service delivery models into care…

Background to the SPS Care Home Hub and COVID-19

6 August 2020NHS England and NHS Improvement issued the guidance COVID-19 response: Primary care and community health support care home residents on 1st May 2020. In response…

Care Homes: General advice on the management of older patients with COVID-19

22 May 2020In addition to the more clinical condition specific resources available for managing patients during the coronavirus pandemic, a number of professional organisations involved in working…

Extra MUS Monthly Webinar – Remote consultations in care homes: a key element of the COVID 19 delivery model

1 June 2020Remote consultations in care homes: a key element of the COVID 19 delivery model Monday 1st June from 13.00 – 14.00 Presented by: Nick Haddington, Pharmacy…

Care Homes and COVID-19: Diabetes management in care homes

17 May 2020Click here to view our most up to date Summary of COVID-19 medicines guidance: Diabetes. The summary page signposts to key medicines related guidance that…

Care Homes and COVID-19: Later Life

17 May 2020Click here to view our most up to date Summary of COVID-19 medicines guidance: Later Life. The summary page signposts to key medicines related guidance…