Welcome to the Medicines Optimisation website

This website is maintained by North of England Commissioning Support Medicines Optimisation Team and contains medicines information, guidelines and resources to support safe, effective and good value medicines use in primary care in the NHS across the North East, North Cumbria, Humberside and parts of North & West Yorkshire.

Menopause and HRT Education Session – Recording

NECS Learning have published a recording of the Menopause and HRT Education Session delivered by Dr Madeline Hilson from Whitby Group Practice to Healthcare Professionals working in Tees Valley on 27th September 2022. The recording can be found on the NECS Learning YouTube channel at: https://youtu.be/ApyXKevJkWY

Greener Respiratory Care – NENC Guide

The Medicines Optimisation Group within the Respiratory Arm of the North East & North Cumbria Clinical Networks have produced an “At-a-Glance” guide to Support Greener Respiratory Care across the ICS. The guide aims to help NHS professionals “to improve patient outcomes through better disease control by prescribing the most  appropriate inhaler for each individual patient with consideration for Continue Reading »