Medicines Optimisation - PCert, PDip, MSc

Medway School of Pharmacy

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The Medway School of Pharmacy’s innovative postgraduate distance-learning programme in Medicines Optimisation equips you with the skills and knowledge to contribute effectively to medicines management services and to individual drug therapy decisions.OverviewLearn how Medicines Optimisation is used to determine how medicines are used by patients and the NHS. Effective medicines optimisation places the patient as the primary focus of interventions by healthcare professionals and is a key driver ... READ MORE

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A first degree in a relevant subject from an EU university; equivalent qualifications from a non-EU university may be acceptable, but their comparability will be assessed on an individual basis; or at least five years of working experience in health care after obtaining a relevant professional qualification. Students must also be registered with the relevant UK professional body and practising in the UK, preferably within the National Health Service. All applicants are considered on an individual basis and additional qualifications, professional qualifications and relevant experience may also be taken into account when considering applications.

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More info: Fees : £2,400 is for 60 credits. There may be slight increase in the year 2022/23. Note: The credits are cumulative..

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Latest Pharmacy reviews

14 Nov 19

Pharmacy MPharm (Hons)

The campus is small which means everything is close by and there is a family/ homely feel to the area. As there are...
Student Reviewer
30 Oct 18

Pharmacy MPharm (Hons)

I have really enjoyed my University experience and I am excited for the next 4 years. I am really glad to be studying...

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Where you'll study

Medway School of Pharmacy

Central Avenue Chatham Maritime Chatham
ME4 4TB United Kingdom Nearest train station: Chatham  0.9 miles away

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