Medicines optimisation: key therapeutic topics summarise the evidence-base on topics identified to support medicines optimisation, but are not formal NICE guidance.
These topics are selected and prioritised therapeutic areas where there are potential opportunities for maintaining or improving quality and improving value from our use of medicines. Releasing resources from one area of health care while maintaining or improving
The selection of metrics to support these topics is overseen by the NHS England Medicines Optimisation Intelligence Group, and work is ongoing in this area.
The 2018 update of 'medicines optimisation:
key therapeutic topics' has been published.
Individual therapeutic topics can be accessed via the ‘view the
Consultation for the 2019 update
We're in the process of updating the medicines optimisation: key therapeutic topics document. You can view an outline of the proposed changes to the topics that will be included in the February 2019 update:Key therapeutic topics: consultation on topics for the February 2019 update (July 2018)
If you'd like to comment on these proposals, please do so by 5pm on 1 August 2018. You can email your comments to firstname.lastname@example.org.