Resources

References
Black M, Glaves G. 
Integrated strategies will work best
Pharmaceutical Journal 2011; 287:698.

Department of Health (2012)
NHS Outcomes Framework 2013 to 2014
London 
Available here

NICE (2009) Medicines
Adherence Involving patients in decisions about prescribed medicines and supporting adherence 
London, NICE 
Availlable here

Royal Pharmaceutical Society (2013) 
Medicines Optimisation: helping patients to make the most of medicines
May
Available here

Medication Management and Pharmacy Information

The Medicines and Prescribing Centre at NICE provides support for medicines and prescribing, 

find out more here

The Kings Fund have provided a series of papers ‘Transforming our Health Care System: a summary which consider commissioning one of the series relates to medicines management. 
find out more here

The Royal Pharmaceutical Society is the professional body for pharmacists in England, Scotland and Wales
view webiste here


The NHS Alliance have produced a paper on medicines optimisation:
Available to download here