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  • Membership renewals: A new membership year begins on 1 January 2020. We're now inviting members to renew their membership of POMH-UK. If your membership is coming to an end, you can sign-up again by completing our online joining form. Information on POMH-UK and our upcoming topics can be found in our Recruitment Leaflet and QIP calendar for 2020. If your membership term does not end this year, you can update your existing details using our membership update form.
  • New report released: Our latest report, Topic 19a 'Prescribing for depression in adult mental health services' has now been released to members. Reports are available to download from the POMH-UK Members' Area

      19a report cover

  • New slide sets released: Our latest slide sets for Topic 7f 'Monitoring of patients prescribed lithium' and Topic 6d 'Assessment of side-effects of depot/LAI antipsychotics' have now been released to members. Slide sets are available to download from the POMH-UK Members' Area.  
  • New report released: Our latest reports, Topic 7f 'Monitoring of patients prescribed lithium' and Topic 6d 'Assessment of side-effects of depot/LAI antipsychotics' have now been released to members. Reports are available to download from the POMH-UK Members' Area

     NP 7F COVER     6d side-effects report_cover 

  • Welcome to our 2019 members: The POMH-UK team would like to extend a warm welcome to all new and returning members in 2019. This year we have 64 member Trusts and healthcare organisations, which for the first time includes all 5 eligible Trusts in Northern Ireland.
  • POMH-UK 2020 calendar: A revised calendar-style planner for 2020 is now available from our Resources page, helping members plan their audit activities.

       2020 planner picture

    • New change interventions: 
      • The latest version of our Ready Reckoner tool (version 8) has now been released.
      • We have also made available a lithium register template (topic 7), to support improvements in monitoring practice, along with guidance on how to use it.
      • We recently released a change intervention for Topic 18a ‘The use of clozapine’, to address the maintenance of Summary Care Records (SCRs).

    These change interventions are available to download from the POMH-UK Members' Area

           Ready reckoner_v8        Topic 7 Lithium_register_template     Topic 18_SCR

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