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  Independent/Supplementary Prescribing PGCert


Online University of Greenwich    Medway School of Pharmacy

Part time See Course PGCert 8 months part-time, distance learning
Medicine (26) Nursing & Health (27)

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Are you a healthcare professional looking to enhance your career opportunities? Our blended-learning Postgraduate Certificate in Independent/Supplementary Prescribing is perfect for you. This programme allows a wide range of professionals, such as pharmacists, nurses, midwives, physiotherapists, and more, to qualify as non-medical prescribers. Delivered through distance learning, you'll also spend nine days at the university to cover essential skills like communication, patient assessment, and the legal and ethical aspects of prescribing. Accredited by the GPhC, NMC, and HCPC, this course offers both a Standard version for community and primary care and a Clinically Enhanced version for hospital and mental health professionals. Don't miss out on this opportunity to become an independent or supplementary prescriber and take your career to new heights.

About the course

Our blended-learning Postgraduate Certificate in Independent/Supplementary Prescribing allows a wide range of healthcare professionals to qualify as non-medical prescribers.

Enhance your career opportunities by qualifying as a non-medical prescriber. The Standard version of our course is for community and primary care pharmacists, nurses, midwives, physiotherapists, podiatrists, radiographers and dietitians. The Clinically Enhanced version is for hospital and mental health pharmacists. If you're a professional in these areas, you'll be able to qualify as an independent or supplementary prescriber with a qualification that meets regulatory standards.

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Entry Requirements

Registration with the appropriate professional/regulatory body (NMC, GPhC, PSNI or HCPC)
Appropriate experience in the area of practice in which applicant will be prescribing
The ability to study at academic Level 6 or Level 7

See the programme website for full requirements per background.

Police and Health Checks: any offer will be subject to satisfactory Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) and relevant health checks.


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