RMOC Guidance: Homely Remedies

Laura Kearney, Regional Principal Medicines Information Pharmacist, Midlands and East Medicines Advice Service (Midlands site) & UK Drugs in Lactation Advisory ServicePublished

At its meeting on 8th August 2018 the Regional Medicines Optimisation Committee (RMOC) (Midlands and East) reviewed issues pertaining to homely remedies in care homes.

The RMOC programme has now issued guidance on this subject, which includes a template policy which can be adapted for local use.