Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children NHS Foundation Trust (“GOSH”), Morph Clinical Services Limited (“Morph”), Sandoz Limited (“Sandoz”)
Project name: Optimising the prescribing of growth hormone therapy
Project summary: A review of the prescribing mechanisms in GOSH for growth hormones through service redesign. The project will review prescribing at GOSH in the growth hormone therapy area in order to optimise patient experience and service quality.
Review and amend prescribing mechanisms
Optimise product choice and patient journey
Explore service redesign through reinvestment in the local health economy
Expected benefits: An improved prescribing mechanism will allow GOSH clinical staff to have more time to focus on clinical aspects of their roles. Through simplification of process, patient will benefit by receiving their medication delivered (or a prescription for local dispensing) in a predictable, regular and timely way.