- Prescribing Advice for GPs - https://www.prescriber.org.uk -

NPSA anticoagulant alert

The National Patient Safety Agency (NPSA) has issued a patient safety alert detailing steps that can make anticoagulant therapy safer.

The alert recommends that prescribers and pharmacists:

Action: Healthcare professionals who prescribe or dispense oral anticoagulants need to be aware of this Patient Safety Alert and should ensure they act upon these recommendations.