Herefordshire and Worcestershire LPC


February 1, 2017 Information0

Supporting your patients with diabetes to get the most from their injectable therapies: Community Pharmacy & General Practice working together

This project will use pharmacy intervention with NMS and MUR to improve knowledge and confidence in the correct injection technique for diabetes patients using injectable therapies leading to improved patient outcomes, reduced waste and greater cooperation between community pharmacy and general practice.

You can find further details on the documents below:




“Diabetes is the fastest growing health threat facing our nation. Over 3 million people are living with diabetes in England. If their condition is managed they can live longer and fuller lives. The cost of diabetes to the NHS will continue to rise. In order to control these costs, the Department & NHS must take significant action to improve prevention and treatment for diabetes in the next couple of years.”

Chris Askew Chief Executive Diabetes UK – State of the Nation 2016


Representing community pharmacy, working in collaboration with others, to improve the quality of health and wellbeing of the people in our counties.


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