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From 1st July 2012, new data capture requirements for the community pharmacy MUR service will be implemented. There are also planned changes to the requirement to inform the patient’s GP that an MUR has taken place but the implementation of these changes is subject to the amendment of the relevant Directions.
Pharmacists have a professional, legal and moral duty to protect children from abuse or neglect and to work with other organisations and authorities to safeguard children. The purpose of this resource is to provide concise practical information to help pharmacists protect children and young people in the course of their professional practice.
It provides information in three key areas:
• Recognising signs of abuse or neglect
• What to do if abuse or neglect is suspected
• Sources of further information and advice
Click here to view the Protecting Children and Young People quick reference guide »