Lincolnshire Specific Anticipatory Prescribing

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CD1 form/Gold Sheet 2018 – guide to changes
15th May 2018

A two page guide highlighting the changes to the new CD1 (2018) form. Useful if you are using this for the first time or teaching others.

SystmOne CD1 Anticipatory Prescribing Resources
15th May 2018

For SystmOne users. This zip (compressed) file should contain all you need to download the palliative care formulary, instructions for loading the formulary and CD1 form for mail merging patient details (Word letter template .xml). The CD1 is also available within SystmOne on the ‘Lincolnshire Teaching Group’ This is a first for us so hope it all works. The aim is to make the new CD1 (2018) quicker and easier to complete. Please remember to print this on yellow paper so that the nurses can find it in the home. Thanks to Dr Kieran Sharrock for his help.

Use of Alfentanil in Renal Failure in Palliative Care in Lincolnshire
15th May 2018

This information sheet is intended as a resource for staff in Lincolnshire looking after palliative care patients who have been prescribed alfentanil for pain relief. It is not a clinical guideline.

Anticipatory Prescribing Form; CD1 Form; Gold Form. Word version
14th May 2018

Here is the 2018 version of the Lincolnshire Anticipatory Prescribing Form also known as the CD1 or Gold Form. Please print this off on yellow paper. This makes it stand out from the mountain of paperwork from different teams supporting the patient at end of life. It greatly helps the nurses who are asked to dispense these drugs, to find the form. Many thanks to Dr Kat Collett at St Barnabas and her team from multiple providers around the county.

EMIS CD1 Anticipatory Prescribing Resources
15th May 2018

This zip (compressed) file is for EMIS users. It contains instructions to simplify the process for EMIS users to complete the new CD1 (2018) and the necessary files to accomplish this. It has been designed by GPs to save GPs time. Brilliant.

Anticipatory prescribing for end of life care – BMA
3rd May 2018 | Source: BMA

This document from the BMA is not intended to be used as clinical guidance, but to clarify the issues around anticipatory prescribing and end-of-life care.

Controlled Drug Prescribing & Guide to Equivalent Doses for Opioid Drugs
15th May 2018

A guide to the equivalent doses for opioids produced for Lincolnshire

Importing drug formularies into SystmOne
14th May 2018

Instructions on how to import the palliative care formulary into SystmOne. The formulary allows you to more easily prescribe anticipatory medications as suggested in the CD1 gold form 2018. Remember to check doses for your specific patient. Thanks to Dr Kieran Sharrock at the LMC

Anticipatory Prescribing – NICE guidance
3rd May 2018 | Source: NICE

A link straight to the anticipatory prescribing guidance for the last days of life from NICE

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