Medicines Management Lead

Medicines Management Lead

Salary: £48,000pa FTE

Hours:  22.5 hours up to 37.5 hours per week working flexibly Monday to Friday –  however we would consider applications from part time applicants also

NHS Pension Scheme

Location: Local Care Direct, Unit 14, Longbow Close, Bradley, Huddersfield, HD2 1GQ

Job Purpose

This post is a clear leadership role taking the lead for medical and non-medical prescribing across all business streams of the organisation. To support Local Care Direct clinical and non-clinical teams in all medicines management related issues to improve the experience and health outcomes for patients and deliver quality and safety.

Key Principles

This role is key to achieving standards and compliance in delivering services to patients and staff by providing the MDT workforce with appropriate audits and advice to ensure safe and effective prescribing and support non-medical prescribers in their PDP and support GP revalidation. This leadership role is central to ensure that medicines are dealt with safely and effectively and take charge of projects related to medicines management.

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This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

As we often have many applicants for jobs at Local Care Direct, we regret that we will only be able to contact those applicants who are short-listed for interview.Therefore, if you have not heard from us within 2 weeks of the closing date, then please assume that you have not been short-listed for interview on this occasion.

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