Training

Information on iSIMPATHY's Polypharmacy Training

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We offer an accredited online training course (3 modules taking around 3 hours total). Download the flyer to find out more.

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How to access the training

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How to access the Evidenced Based Polypharmacy Reviews and the 7 Step Process Training. Download this Guide.

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For Healthcare Professionals and Clinicians

Polypharmacy Guidance Realistic Prescribing

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Guidance developed by the Scottish Government Polypharmacy Model of Care Group.

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Polypharmacy Indicators

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Polypharmacy indicators that include: Polypharmacy outcome related measures; Case finding indicators and Unscheduled care outcome measures

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Sick Day Rules

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The Sick Day Guidance has been produced to aid patients in understanding which medicines they should stop taking temporarily during illness which can result in dehydration

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Managing Multiple Medicines App

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An app and website that aims to provide information and tools to support healthcare professionals, patients and carers in making decisions about taking multiple medicines

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Managing Polypharmacy for ageing populations - Article

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An article written by iSIMPATHY's Senior Reporting Office Alpana Mair

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What is a 7 Steps Medicines Review

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Download this flyer for more information on the steps followed during a 7 Steps Medicines Review and keeping the patient at the centre of the process

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Numbers Needed To Treat

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An animation for Healthcare Professionals giving an overview on numbers needed to treat.

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Animations and Videos

Understanding Medicine Reviews

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A short video showing why Medicine Reviews can help patients

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iSIMPATHY Launch Event

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Full recording of the Project’s virtual launch event including talks from Scotland’s Cabinet Minister for Health and Sport

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Q&A from iSIMPATHY Launch Event

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Responses to questions not raised but not answered during the Launch event

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How to use the Managing Medicines app

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How to use the Managing Medicines app to prepare for your review. This is a link to a video that will guide you through the app and show you how simple it is to use. Suggest watching the Helping you prepare for your Medicines Review animation first.

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7 Steps Animation (with captions)

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An animation explaining what a medicines review is and why the 7 Steps is so beneficial. Keeping the YOU at the centre of decision making.

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7 Steps Animation (withOUT captions)

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An uncaptioned animation explaining what a medicines review is and why the 7 Steps is so beneficial. Keeping the YOU at the centre of decision making.

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An animation that will help you prepare for your medicines review

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This animation will give you tips on how to prepare for your medicines review using the Polypharmacy : Manage Medicines App

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Numbers Needed To Treat

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An animation for Healthcare Professionals giving an overview on numbers needed to treat.

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For Patients

Understanding Medicine Reviews

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A short video showing why Medicine Reviews can help patients

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Patient Information Leaflet

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Useful information for patients to help prepare and understand what happens during a Medicines Review

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Sick Day Rules

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The Sick Day Guidance has been produced to aid patients in understanding which medicines they should stop taking temporarily during illness which can result in dehydration

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Managing Multiple Medicines App

External Link

An app and website that aims to provide information and tools to support healthcare professionals, patients and carers in making decisions about taking multiple medicines

View View

How to use the Managing Medicines app

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How to use the Managing Medicines app to prepare for your review. This is a link to a video that will guide you through the app and show you how simple it is to use. Suggest watching the Helping you prepare for your Medicines Review animation first.

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Managing Polypharmacy for ageing populations - Article

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An article written by iSIMPATHY's Senior Reporting Office Alpana Mair

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What is a 7 Steps Medicines Review

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Download this flyer for more information on the steps followed during a 7 Steps Medicines Review and keeping the patient at the centre of the process

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An animation that will help you prepare for your medicines review

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This animation will give you tips on how to prepare for your medicines review using the Polypharmacy : Manage Medicines App

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Key Findings from SIMPATHY and iSIMPATHY

Polypharmacy Management by 2030: A Patient Safety Challenge

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Recommendations from iSIMPATHY's predecessor - The SIMPATHY project.

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Prescribing Polypharmacy

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SIMPATHY Economic Analysis Tool Overview Slides.

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Prescribing Polypharmacy

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SIMPATHY Economic Analysis Tool User Guide Version 1.

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Prescribing Polypharmacy

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SIMPATHY Economic Analysis Tool Version 1.1.

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Our Partners

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A project supported by the European Union’s Interreg VA Programme, managed by the Special EU Programmes Body (SEUPB).