SPS protocol template (registered pharmacists and in a registered pharmacy) and PGD template for the supply of hydrogen peroxide 1% cream for localised impetigo


SPS national PGD and protocol templates for antimicrobials created by SPS with support from the Royal College of General Practitioners (RCGP), the Advisory Committee on Antimicrobial Prescribing, Resistance and Healthcare Associated Infection (ARPHAI), UK Health Security Agency (UKHSA) and NHS England (NHSE) with the support of specialist stakeholders working within clinical practice.

PGD template attachment

For use by registered care professionals listed in the legislation as able to practice under Patient Group Directions.

Protocol template attachment

For use by registered pharmacists working in a registered pharmacy premises only.

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National PGD templates are developed with experts for clinical specialties. They reduce duplication and variation, and improve consistency of care.