Archived July 2017 – Safe Transfer of patients to community IV therapy Masterclass

· Medicines Use and Safety Team

A master-class was held in December 2013 to discuss the Safe Transfer of patients to community IV therapy.

The presentations from the day are attached.

The master-class was designed to help participants understand the care pathway for Community IV Therapy and the risks associated with the transfer of care from the acute to a community setting.  Tools were shared to evaluate Trust processes for the transfer of Community IV Therapy and tips given for making recommendations to improve patient safety.

Archived July 2017 – The content of this resource has not been updated since the master-class was held.  Some information may be out of date and links to other documents and websites may not work .