Policies & Publications: Pharmacy/Pharmaceutical

Title Document Number Last Reviewed
Administration of antibiotics by prolonged or continuous infusion in the inpatient setting SESLHDPR/687
Administration of a formulation of a medication other than that ordered within an electronic medication management system SESLHDBR/082
Administration of Subcutaneous Medications in Palliative Care using a NIPRO Surefuser™ SESLHDPR/666
Administration of subcutaneous medications in Palliative Care: a) Intermittent b) Via a syringe driver SESLHDPR/175
Antimicrobial Stewardship SESLHDPD/137 Under Review
Cannabis – Inpatient Management of patients admitted to SESLHD facilities using medicinal cannabis products SESLHDPR/620
Delirium - prevention, diagnosis and management of Delirium in Older People in Acute and Sub Acute Care SESLHDPR/345
Diphtheria, Tetanus and Pertussis vaccination for Ante/Postnatal Women SESLHDPD/279 Under Review
Drug Recall Process SESLHDPR/438
Heparin - Anticoagulation with Intravenous Heparin Sodium Infusion (Adults)

Hepatitis B, C and HIV detection and management in patients requiring dialysis SESLHDPR/226 Under Review
HYDROmorphone in Adult Patients in SESLHD acute care facilities - management of SESLHDPR/669
Medication: Administration by Enrolled Nurses SESLHDPD/160
Medicine: Drug Formulary Policy

Medicine: Frusemide use in Adult Chronic Heart Failure Patients SESLHDPD/169
Medicine: Management of Refrigerated Storage of Medicines and Vaccinations in Clinical Areas SESLHDPR/300
Medicine: Off label use of registered medicines & use of unlicensed medicines SESLHDPD/182
Medicine: Utilising medication information from the electronic Medical Record (eMR) in the electronic Discharge Referral Summary (eDRS) for medication supply at discharge SESLHDPR/327
Pain Management - Epidural Analgesia - Infusion (Adult) SESLHDPR/324
Pain Management - Intrathecal Implantable drug Delivery for Pain Management SESLHDPR/294 Under Review
Pain management - Ketamine Infusions for adult patients with acute and chronic non malignant pain SESLHDPR/371
Pain Management - Methoxyflurane Inhaler for Adult Patients SESLHDPR/325
Pain Management - Opioid Withdrawal in Patients on Long Term Opioid Medications SESLHDPR/603
Palliative Care: administration of Adult Subcutaneous fluid SESLHDPR/422
Prescription Forms - Secure Storage SESLHDPR/235
Reporting of notifiable Adverse Events Following Immunisation (AEFI) – local reporting process for COVID-19 Vaccination SESLHDBR/096
Smoking Cessation: Nurse/Midwife Initiated Nicotine Replacement Therapy (NRT) SESLHDPR/494
Translated Health Information SESLHDPD/325
Use of Barcode Scanning within the Dispensing Process in SESLHD Pharmacy Departments SESLHDBR/078
Work Health and Safety - Safe Handling and Management of Monoclonal Antibodies Procedure