St Helens and Knowsley Teaching Hospitals
Prior to implementation, research was carried out to show the current A&E top-up and restock processes and highlight key issues for patients, nursing staff and the department as a whole.
Eton House is a privately owned Home that is located in the middle of Eton, Windsor and Datchet. Eton House has been established since 1987 and with Windsor, Datchet and Eton only a few minutes away, there is easy access for residents to all three towns. Eton House is registered with CQC as a residential dementia care home.
The Coach House
The Coach House Care Home is a 21-bed residential home for the elderly in Garforth, Leeds. The home has residents on complex medication regimes.
Borough Care Group
Borough Care Group has 11 care homes across Stockport, Manchester. Teams of care staff deal with many complex medication regimes from residents with dementia to those who need short-term care and support to get back on their feet following hospital treatment.
Avery Healthcare Group
Avery Healthcare Group has 50 care homes across England with teams of staff dealing with many complex medication regimes and controlled drugs every day.
Pearl Pharmacy VBM
Pearl Chemist Group consists of 13 independent pharmacies serving South London. The pharmacists work closely with patients and other healthcare professionals to advise on the best treatments and how to use medicines safely and effectively.
Well Being Pharmacy RDS
Wellbeing Pharmacies Group is an independent pharmacy chain with nine stores across the country. Their latest branch has just opened at Abbey Field Medical Centre –a GP practice which has just expanded having taken on the case load of another nearby surgery. The medical centre has never had an in-house pharmacy previously but, with an increasing number of patients, it was agreed that such a facility was now more important than ever.
Datchet Village Pharmacy
Datchet Village Pharmacy is an independent pharmacy which offers a range of healthcare checks and services to help provide care to their local community and care homes.
Scorah Chemist Case Study
RB Healthcare consists of four independent pharmacies based in the North West. One of the pharmacy branches, Scorah Chemists has developed a Managed Care Service package which allows them to work in close partnership with care homes. The team reviewed this package to see where digital technology could help make their services more efficient and improve patient safety.
Northumberland Tyne & Wear VBM
Northumberland Tyne and Wear Trust provides mental health, learning disability and neuro rehabilitation services across North East England. The Trust is a Global Digital Exemplar and recently consolidated its three pharmacy departments into a single dispensing hub.