Medicines & Prescribing

Welcome to the Sheffield CCG prescribing and medicines management page.

This section contains local information and guidance for healthcare professionals to support safe, cost-effective and evidence based use of medicines.  Information and resources provided on this website are for guidance only and individual decisions should be based on the prescriber’s clinical and professional judgement.

Medicines Information Signposting Guide

Click here to access the signposting guidance which has been devised to direct health care professionals in primary care to the most appropriate resource to answer medicines information queries.

Quick Links

For quick access to the STH portal and Yellow Card Reporting:

Click here to access the STH Clinical Guidelines, Policies and Protocols Portal’

Click here to access the on-line reporting site for the Yellow Card Scheme, here you can report suspected side effects (also known as adverse drug reactions) to a medicine, vaccine, herbal or complementary remedy. The Yellow Card Scheme, run by the MHRA and the Commission on Human Medicines, is used to collect information from both health professionals and the general public on suspected side effects.

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Practice resources and Patient Group Directions (PGDs)

Visit this page to see the documents.

Non-medical Prescribing

Click here for Non Medical Prescribing Contacts.

Controlled drug resources

Click here for controlled drug resources