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Practical Dispensary Management- PART 1


NEW DATE: 31st March 2021 

More Dates to follow-Each event is limited to 12 delegates!


Learning outcomes:
This tutorial will cover Management Techniques and how these can be applied in your dispensary, ensuring that you have an understanding of what is expected of your role. By the end you will have a clear understanding of what duties can be delegated to other team members and guidance on tasks and how frequently these should be addressed.



NEW DATE: 12th May 2021 


Learning outcomes:
This tutorial will provide you with an understanding and underpinning knowledge of automation/managed repeats and how this could help with managing your workload.

Looking at the layout of the dispensary, could this be improved? 
Do you keep similar medications in different areas to avoid wrong picking/dispensing?
Stock control and stocktake- Do you employ a specialist to do or is this completed in house?
Do you ensure stock that is not in the dispensary is included (Nurses/GP’s)? 
Covering additional practice income and how to take part in DSQS and the requirements needed.
DRUM’s and what are they?
Does the dispensary get involved in completing these or do GP’s/Nurses/Practitioners and Pharmacists do these?



Learning outcomes:
Part 3 of this tutorial will ensure you have underpinning knowledge of risk assessments and why these are carried out and how to perform these assessments (part of DSQS) 
You will have a clear understanding of controlled Drugs, legislation and record keeping. 
How to document fridge recordings, what to audit and your dispensing process for fridge lines. A clear SOP should be in place to include all of this information. 
Drug recalls, know your process, how we address these and record keeping (CQC requirement) of drug recalls, including how home deliveries can benefit your patients and your practice. Finally, a basic understanding of HR, your staff and issues that may arise, the process for recording and acting on significant events and near misses (CQC requirement) 


Dispex Members: £45+vat        Non- Members: £60+vat     (Per delegate-per session/part)





Use the below button to book online, we shall then raise your invoice which can be paid via BACs. Once your payment has been received we shall email you the Zoom invite link. Please ensure you provide each delegate(s) @NHS email address!