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Medicines management: good

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S4. How does the provider ensure the proper and safe use of medicines, where the service is responsible?

Characteristics of services we would rate as good in this area

Staff meet good practice standards described in relevant national guidance, including in relation to non-prescribed medicines.

People receive their medicines as prescribed. The service involves them in regular medicines reviews.

Staff manage medicines consistently and safely. Medicines are stored correctly, and disposed of safely. Staff keep accurate records of medicines.

Last updated:
13 October 2017


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