Social Prescribing for Community Pharmacy

Enhance Patient Care & Wellbeing
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791 students
English

Social Prescribing

Requirements

  • Be familiar with Healthy Living Pharmacy (HLP) Framework
  • Be familiar with NHS Long Term Plan

Description

In this course offered by Social Prescribing Pharmacy Association (SPPA), you will learn the foundations of Social Prescribing(SP) to go from a complete beginner to having an action plan to implement SP in your community pharmacy. This course was developed with the support of Dr Marie Anne Essam who is a GP and the Social Prescribing Ambassador for the Herts and West Essex STP (UK).

Who this course is for:

  • Pharmacy Teams Members
  • Stakeholders in Community Pharmacy
  • Pharmacists
  • Pharmacy Technicians
  • Pharmacy Contractors
  • HLP Champions

Course content

6 sections10 lectures33m total length
  • Authentic Social Prescribing
    02:42
  • SP Link Workers
    02:34
  • SP Schemes
    02:14
  • Community Based Assets
    02:25
  • Social Determinants of Health
    02:15

Instructor

Enhance Patient Care & Wellbeing
Social Prescribing Pharmacy Association
  • 4.3 Instructor Rating
  • 19 Reviews
  • 791 Students
  • 1 Course

Founded in 2019, the aim of the association is to educate & empower the pharmacy profession regarding Social Prescribing.

Our vision is to make SP mainstream in Community Pharmacy with engagements from Pharmacy Teams, Contractors, Organisations and Stakeholders.

This will act in synergy with the HLP Framework and the NHS Long Term Plan.