Our Allied Health Professionals

Practice Pharmacists

Nicola Smyth (f)
Mark Briers (m)

Practice Pharmacists work with the wider practice team to improve the safety and quality of prescribing by focusing on the following areas:

  • Management of prescribing systems within the GP practice
  • Outcome focused face to face medication review
  • Medicines reconciliation as patients transition from care settings
  • NI Formulary implementation, in particular to improve antimicrobial prescribing
  • Reduce prescribing expenditure
  • Reduce variation in prescribing practice.