Structured Medication Review
This course meets the requirements of:
-DES contract specifications
-NICE guidelines NG5
-NICE Quality Standards QS120 SMR
It contains concise & only relevant information designed with the pharmacist in mind.
The course consists of multiple e-learning components
Dedicated WhatsApp support group
Recommended allocated time: 4-6 hours
We have developed a self-assessment tool for Pharmacists to check if they have the right competencies to deliver reviews and this tool together with DES-SMR training programme will equip the Pharmacist with the right skills and knowledge to start delivering SMRs in your practice.
Our team of experienced Clinical Pharmacists has worked together with Danny Bartlett who is one of the first PCN pharmacists who currently works within West Sussex CCG and has trained and supported other PCN pharmacists within his CCG to deliver SMRs.
Level 2 Pharmacists- take a self-assessment here to identify your competency level and receive an instant personalised report.
This programme consists of online videos, guides, and assessments prior to attending a one-day workshop facilitated by experienced Pharmacist Danny Bartlett.
During the workshop, Pharmacists will be able to install the DES-SMR template (EMIS/S1) and work through it step by step under the guidance of the facilitator and address any problems or questions the Pharmacists may have.
After this programme the Pharmacists will:
Understand the importance of the role of SMR in General Practice
Be able to use our specific custom-built template that ensures the correct read-codes are entered
Gather information from the patient efficiently
Increase the clinical impact of the SMR
Deliver SMRs safely and efficiently
What is included:
Online videos, guides, and assessments
ONE-day tutorial on SMRs
Guided installation of SMR template into their GP system
Search template for the practice and the PCN to audit the number of SMRs delivered (optional)