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Articles tagged: prescribing

Innovation – the driving force for prudent healthcare

Summary There are great people working in NHS Wales with great ideas about how to improve services and offer better care. NHS Wales can also learn from the many people who use services, many of whom have insights into how care could be provided in a more effective and efficient way. Through a focus on prudent innovation, NHS Wales can […]

Better health outcomes and safer care through prudent prescribing

Summary Medicines continue to have a vital role in the management of a range of medical conditions. However, medicines can contribute to harm, particularly when a person is taking more than one prescribed drug. ‘Polypharmacy’ needs to be closely monitored. Prescribers also need to work in closer partnership with patients. There are several measures that help make using medicines safer, […]

An interesting take on the ethics of overdiagnosis. Relevant in the current climate of 'prudent' healthcare. #BMJ bmj.com/content/358/bm…

@PA_Consulting will be holding Microlab workshop at our annual conference on Sept 14. Register for free: eventbrite.com/e/bevan-commis… #Bevan2017

Empowering patients influences lots of medical behaviour, improves safety and value #coproductiontwitter.com/i/web/status/8…