Input to consultations or research
Here we list current consultations being conducted by statutory bodies which are relevant to AvMA’s mission of improving patient safety & justice. Please consider responding yourself. Where possible we will provide some guidance about what we will be saying. You may wish to make similar points, or let us know if you think we have got something wrong or missed anything.
Conditions for which over the counter items should not routinely be prescribed in primary care: A consultation on guidance for CCGs
NHS England is launching a public consultation on reducing prescribing of over-the-counter medicines for 33 minor, short-term health concerns. The intention is to produce a consistent, national framework for CCGs to use.
Deadline: 14 March 2018
Professional Standards Authority
Share your experience
Listening to your experiences of a regulator or an accredited register helps the PSA to understand how well they are protecting the public. It helps it to decide whether the regulators meet its Standards of Good Regulation or if accredited registers meet its Standards for Accredited Registers.
We are from time to time informed of opportunities for patients/families to take part in research connected with patient safety or justice. We will list current opportunities below when we know of any.