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Keele Good Practice Day on NHSE OTC Guidance and Self-Care

13th September, 2018

University of Wolverhampton Science Park

A free event for Healthcare Professionals associated with CCGs subscribing to the Keele Prescribing Support Service on NHSE OTC Guidance and Self-Care.

LOCATION: Marston Room, University of Wolverhampton Science Park, Technology Centre, Glashier Drive, Wolverhampton, WV10 9RU


GP Practice Based Pharmacists, Pharmacy Technicians and Medicines Optimisation Leads


·        Understandthe background to the NHS Guidance

·        Principlesof changing behaviour

·        Overcoming the challenges of implementing the guidance in practice


The agenda for the day can be found here.


1Background to the National Guidance on OTC Medicines and Self-Care, and the process for its development - Kate Arnold, NHS Birmingham and Solihull CCG and member of the guidance working group

2Changing behaviour and the principles of implementing behaviour change - Alf Collins, NHS England

3Implementing the guidance in practice and challenges and strategies to overcome these, local CCG practice experience - Bharat Patel, Rushall Medical Centre, Walsall

4Interactive focus group session to demonstrate and inform the updated E-learning programme to promote self-care - Professor Rob Darracott, Self-Care Forum

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