(FMD) Falsified Medicines Directive

Falsified Medicines Directive: Guidance for Pharmacies

Please read the following guidance for pharmacies on the impending Falsified Medicines Directive coming in the near future:

New FMD guidance for community pharmacy contractors has been issued by the UK FMD Working Group for Community Pharmacy. The detailed guidance is intended to build understanding of the options open to pharmacy contractors as the 12-month milestone for implementation approaches.

The Way Forward for FMD in community pharmacy covers key assumptions about FMD, high level processes for incorporating authentication in to existing dispensing workflows, handling stock transition after 2019, what IT systems will need to deliver and implications for patient safety.

Click here to visit PSNC to read the guidance for pharmacies