Decisions 21st January 2014


  

Recent JFG Decisions

 

At the meeting on the 21st January 2014 the following decisions / changes to the formulary were agreed

 

New Drug Requests

Approved

 

Infloran 

  • Approved for inclusion onto the formulary for prevention of necrotising enterocolitis in preterm infants. 

Rejected

 

None

 

Deferred

 

None

 

Specialised Commissioning

 

None

 

Shared Care Protocols

 

Hypertonic Saline

  • New SCP, Approved

 

General Discussion re TLS definitions

  • New category approved - Amber (Specialist recommendation, no SCP).  This is to be used for drugs that the decision to initiate should remain with a specialist, however they are appropriate for primary care to initiate, and do not need a SCP to aid prescribing.

 

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