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BNSSG Adult Joint Formulary

COVID-19 End of Life Care

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End of Life Care and COVID-19

This guidance contains a range of resources for anticipatory prescribing to facilitate good symptom control at the end of life.  It takes into account the extraordinary circumstances of the COVID pandemic by suggesting non-injectable options for certain groups of patients. Prescribers need to be aware that there may be shortages of our usual injectable medications and a flexible approach may be needed. Consider anticipatory prescribing for any patient in their last weeks of life.
National Guidance on symptom control (including EOLC) during COVID-19:
 For information about the NHSE Community Pharmacy specialist Medicines LES, click here

Please see St Peter’s hospice website for more information and details regarding advice line click here