Medicines Management

The Medicines Management team at the West Lancashire Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) provides specialist advice and information to management, staff and patients in relation to the use of medicines to ensure patients receive safe and effective drug treatment and all medicines are handled safely.

The team works as integral members of multi-professional teams and groups to ensure safe, high quality and cost-effective use of medicines to optimise outcomes for patient care.

The Medicine Management team provides advice and support in three main areas:

Resources:

May 2020

April 2020

March 2020

Campaigns:

Rebate schemes:

Brand name Generic name Date Signed Date Expires
Clenil Beclometasone 01.07.2019 30.06.2021
Lixiana Edoxaban 01.07.2019 31.12.2022
Longtec Oxycodone 08.08.2019 31.07.2021
Mezolar Matrix Fentanyl 01.10.2019 01.01.2021
Xarelto Rivaroxaban 01.07.2019 31.12.2021
Sereflo Salmeterol xinafoate/ fluticasone propionate 01.07.2019 30.06.2021
Seretide Salmeterol xinafoate / fluticasone propionate 01.09.2018 31.03.2020
Januvia Sitagliptin 01.08.2018 31.07.2020