How well are Foundation Year One hospital doctors (FY1) prepared for their role as prescribers? The views of FY1s and their supervising medical consultants
- At: Amsterdam (the Netherlands) (2012)
- Type: Poster
- By: JOHN, Dai (Cardiff University, School of Pharmacy & Pharmaceutical Sciences, Cardiff, United Kingdom)
- Co-author(s): Evans, E. (Cardiff University, Cardiff, United Kingdom)
Thomas, C.M. (Betsi Cadwaladr University Health Board, North Wales, United Kingdom)
Nicholson, A.J. (Betsi Cadwaladr University Health Board, Noth Wales, United Kingdom)
Evidence suggests some UK Foundation Year One (FY1) doctors are not as sufficiently well-prepared for a prescribing role as they should be after graduating with a degree in medicine. Therefore, there is the potential for patient safety to be adversely affected. One North Wales hospital has developed a Prescribing Competency Programme (PCP) for.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.