NHS Wiltshire Medicines Optimisation Team

The Medicines Optimisation Team at NHS Wiltshire CCG provides support to all prescribers in Primary Care.

In order to do this we carry out the following functions:

  • Represent CCG at all three local formulary meetings (BCAP, 3Ts and ICID)
  • Liaise with secondary and tertiary care on commissioning contracts involving medicines
  • Issue ‘Script’ newsletter (monthly)
  • Provide telephone and email advice for GPs, Practice staff and Non-medical prescribers in Primary Care during office hours
  • Ensure medicines governance compliance
  • Provide support to the LCFS and NHS England Area Team with issues related to prescribing and fraud
  • Monitor all prescribing in primary care
  • Support to the CCG on issues relating to prescribing
  • Visit each practice annually


For medication ordering via POD, please call 0300 123 6242
(Do not use the e-mail address above for any medication requests as they will not be processed)

For queries or complaints, please contact PALS via email at WCCG.complaintsandpals@nhs.net  or by telephone on 0300 123 2103

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