Mersey Care’s Medicines Management Community Service is commissioned by Liverpool Clinical Commissioning Group (LCCG) to provide support to Liverpool GP practices to improve the health of the population by optimising the use of medicines through:
The team consists of pharmacists and pharmacy technicians using their experience and knowledge of medicines to ensure that patients within Liverpool get the medicines they need to effectively manage their condition.
Other teams within the Medicines Management Service
Care Home Pharmacy Team
The team consists of pharmacist and pharmacy technicians working together with GPs, care home staff, other health professionals and community pharmacies to resolve any medicines related issues.
The team ensure that people who live in care homes get a medication review the same as other people who can visit their GP surgery.
Medicines Distribution Service
The team consists of pharmacy technicians and pharmacy assistants provides the supply of medication to community services e.g. Walk in Centre, Sexual Health Clinics.
They also provide support to the vaccination and immunisation team who undertake the national immunisation program within Liverpool schools.
The Medicines Management Team is available Monday to Friday between 9am and 5pm. You can be referred for a medication review by your GP or community health professional e.g. district nurse, dietician
Contact number: 0151 295 3633
Referral information for health professionals
If you're a GP or Health Care professional and you'd like to refer a patient into our service, please download the referral form from our GPs and Referrers page here.
Safe Storage and Disposal of Your Medicine patient information leaflet can be found here.