North of England Commissioning Support Unit

Medicines Optimisation

Medicines Optimisation

Medicines are the most frequently used healthcare intervention in the NHS and account for a substantial part of commissioners’ budgets.  Our highly experienced team can help ensure an integrated approach to medicine use across the whole patient pathway, improving patients’ experience and cost effectiveness.

Our support includes:

  • Comprehensive analysis and expert advice
  • Systems management, oversight and governance
  • Comprehensive prescribing support service – tools, resources and staff

“With our expert resources we can help ensure safe, cost-effective and evidence based medicines usages within commissioned services.”

– Janette Stephenson, Head of Medicines Optimisation

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