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Introduction

The Department of Health Policy on Homecare Medicine Services produced by Mark Hackett in 2011 recommends the Operational Management, Financial and Clinical Governance structures that must be followed when delivering any Homecare Medicine Service.

Ashford and St. Peter’s Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust ensures that all Homecare Medicines Services provided are in line with the Department of Health Policy on Homecare and the Royal Pharmaceutical Society of Great Britain (RPSGB) standards for Homecare Services published in May 2014

The aim of Ashford and St Peter’s Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust is to deliver high quality Homecare Medicine Services in collaboration with Homecare provider companies which are delivered correctly, safely, in a ready to use form, at the right time for the best value.

Ashford and St Peter’s Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust is committed to the provision of a service that is fair, accessible and meets the needs of all individuals.

 

Policy Details

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Compiled by: Chief Pharmacist
Ratified by: Drugs and Therapeutics Committee
Date Ratified: July 2020
Date Issued: July 2020
Review Date: March 2022
Target Audience: All Clinical Staff who are involved any Homecare process
Contact name: Chief Pharmacist