Become a StudyPortals member and get access to exclusive information, like scholarships, related to your favourite programme!
Are you already a StudyPortals Member?
Find all members only information here
This programme aims to equip pharmacists and other healthcare professionals with the skills and knowledge to contribute effectively to medicines management services and to individual drug therapy decisions in primary and secondary care.
The curriculum relates to practice throughout, with emphasis on the contribution of medicines management techniques to acute and chronic disease management. Its structure and content enable students to incorporate their learning directly into their workplace and to rise to the challenges presented by the new patient-centred NHS, including skills related to services.
This programme offers the student a flexible approach to the accumulation of credits through a short course pathway.
Developments in healthcare mean that there are many career opportunities for practitioners skilled in medicines management.
The aims of the programme are:
* To equip health care professionals with the skills and knowledge to contribute effectively to medicines management services and to individual drug therapy decisions in primary and secondary care
* To incorporate learning directly into the workplace and enable students to rise to the challenges presented by the new, patient centred NHS.
* Two 10-credit options from: Medicines Management in Practice; Consultation and Communications in Practice; Medicines Review in Practice; Using Evidence Effectively (20 credits)
* Eight 5-credits options from a range that currently includes: Asthma; Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease; Hypertension; Heart Failure; Ischaemic Heart Disease; Type 2 Diabetes; Depression; Bipolar Disorder; Schizophrenia, Substance Misuse; Alcohol Misuse; Upper Gastrointestinal Disease (40 credits)
Applicants should have:
A first degree in a relevant subject from an EU university
OR evidence of having worked at level 3.
Equivalent qualifications from a non-EU university may be accepted but are assessed on an individual basis.
Successful completion of the Skills for MURs course is linked to accreditation to provide a medicines use review service under the Pharmacy Contract.
Sign in to find all related scholarships and all information about funding here.
Not a member yet? Create an account and join +150 000 StudyPortals members.
Fortunately enough I was able to find StudyPortals. Right from the start of the application to getting the confirmation of admission I was using StudyPortals.
Sign up for your personal newsletter and we will help you too.
We will send you all the information you need to find your dream study programme!