The SCRIPT e-learning programme for the primary care workforce consists of a range of modules on topics relating to prescribing and medicines safety in the primary care setting.
Modules are categorised into four different areas:
- Principles of prescribing
- Prescribing in medical emergencies
- Prescribing in special circumstances
- Therapeutic groups
Each module takes from approximately 60 minutes to complete. All course materials have been authored by a team of expert healthcare professionals and are regularly reviewed and updated.
What are the benefits in using the SCRIPT e-learning programmes?
- Safer prescribing
SCRIPT enhances knowledge and confidence in prescribing correctly, improving patient safety, therapeutics and medicines management.
- Professional development
Certificates are made available on completion of a module, which can be used for online learning portfolios as evidence of continuing professional development.
- Flexible learning
SCRIPT is easily accessible and intuitive to use, allowing users to complete modules at their convenience and refer back to modules at any time.
- SCRIPT e-learning is free to those with an NHS.uk or NHS.net email address
How do I access the e-learning?
You can access SCRIPT e-learning programmes by visiting the SCRIPT website at: https://www.safeprescriber.org/.