RMOC recommendations and resources

RMOC London: Palliative and End of Life Care MAAR Chart

10 December 2020This Advisory Statement applies to the London region only. RMOC London recommends that the Pan-London Symptom Control Medicines Authorisation and Administration (MAAR) Chart, developed by…

RMOC Best Value Biologic – Insulin Glargine Toolkit: Consultation running until 24/12/2020

26 November 2020A draft toolkit has been produced on Best value biologic – insulin glargine, on behalf of the RMOC system. Insulin glargine is the first medicine managed…

About the RMOCs

17 November 2020The Regional Medicines Optimisation Committee system for England has been developed to address Medicine Optimisation issues which have current impact on practice and where a…

RMOC Hydroxychloroquine retinopathy monitoring: Consultation running until 20/11/2020

19 October 2020Advice was requested from the Regional Medicines Optimisation Committee (RMOC) regarding the most appropriate and practical approach for the ophthalmology monitoring of patients who are…

RMOC Buprenorphine Long-acting Injection Guidance: Consultation running until 20/11/2020

16 October 2020Draft guidance has been produced on Buprenorphine long-acting injection: considerations for opioid substitution treatment use in community settings and secure environments in England, on behalf…

Updated RMOC Advisory statement: Sequential Use of Biologic Medicines

1 May 2020The Regional Medicines Optimisation Committee (RMOC, South) has produced an updated advisory statement on the sequential use of biologic medicines which can be accessed below.

RMOC Shared Care Guidance: Consultation running until 7/2/2020

28 January 2020RMOC North is leading the work on developing an approach to shared care on behalf of the RMOC system, and is seeking comments on the…

RMOC: Standard Principles for Medicines Prior Approval Forms

17 January 2020The Regional Medicines Optimisation Committee (RMOC, South) has produced standard principles for medicines prior approval forms which can be accessed below. The document provides advice…

Free of Charge (FOC) Medicines Schemes: Updated RMOC Advice for adoption as local policy

1 January 2020Advice ratified by the Regional Medicines Optimisation Committee (principles drafted by the Medicines Optimisation Clinical Reference Group) has been updated concerning what should be in…

RMOC Position Statement: Oral vitamin B supplementation

24 December 2019The Regional Medicines Optimisation Committee (RMOC, North) has produced a position statement on the prescribing of thiamine and vitamin B complex, which can be accessed…