Policies

View Trust policies using the dashboard below. Search by keyword or the type of policy (policy category). Please note that you may not be able to access some of the links in the policies - for example, to approved forms and supporting documents - unless you are a Trust member of staff.

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Name of policy Category Ratification Group
Diazepam Prescribing for Benzodiazepine Withdrawal Guidelines Medicines Management Medicines Management Committee
Drug Management of Violence and Aggression Medicines Management Medicines Management Committee
Drug Screening Protocol for Specialist Substance Misuse Clinicians Working with Substance Misuse Service Users Medicines Management Medicines Management Committee
Governance Framework for Non-Medical Prescribers Medicines Management Medicines Management Committee
Governance Framework for Nurse Prescribing in Children's Services Medicines Management Medicines Management Committee
High Dose Antipsychotic Treatment (HDAT) for Inpatient and Community Service Users Policy Medicines Management Medicines Management Committee
Heroin Use – Guidelines on management of patients on Derbyshire psychiatric wards Medicines Management Medicines Management Committee
Liothyronine _ Prescribing and Monitoring Guideline Medicines Management Medicines Management Committee
Managing Behaviour Problems in Patients with Dementia (BPSD) Policy Medicines Management Medicines Management Committee
Insulin. Guidelines for Safer Administration of Medicines Management Medicines Management Committee
Medicines Management in Special Schools - Policy and Procedure Medicines Management Medicines Management Committee
MEDICINES CODE Medicines Management Medicines Management Committee
Melatonin Information Sheet Medicines Management Medicines Management Committee
Midazolam - Management of emergency rescue medication for prolonged or repeated seizures Medicines Management Medicines Management Committee
Naloxone - Protocol for supply in accordance with 2015 legislation for Drug Treatment Teams only (without a PGD PSD) Medicines Management Medicines Management Committee
Orlistat _ Guidance for weight loss medication in overweight and obese adults in the inpatient setting Medicines Management Medicines Management Committee
Patient Group Directions - Crisis Resolution and Home Treatment Teams Medicines Management Medicines Management Committee
Patient Group Directions - Hepatitis A and B Vaccine Medicines Management Medicines Management Committee
Patient Group Directions - Hepatitis A Vaccine Medicines Management Medicines Management Committee
Patient Group Directions - Hepatitis B Vaccine Medicines Management Medicines Management Committee