This guide is currently being updated in response to the changes to the New medicine service from 1 September 2021. The updated version will be available from 1 October 2021, please revisit this page after that date.
The purpose of this guide is to support pharmacists who want to provide a high-quality new medicine service (NMS). This guide provides you with general information about the NMS and will signpost you to the most appropriate places to find learning and other key resources.
On completion of all aspects of this learning programme you should be able to:
On your computer: You can open this programme as a PDF in your web browser. We recommend that you download and save it to your computer and view it through Adobe Reader.
On your tablet device: If you would like to view this programme on your tablet device you can download the PDF and open it within a free PDF reader app. We have tested this type of programme in a few apps and found that it works in the Adobe Reader app on Android and Apple devices and the PDF Reader app on Apple devices.