Medicines and prescribing: Policies and guidelines
Medicines and prescribing - list of all policies, plans and guidelines relating to prescribing, medicines and drugs
Through the support of the South Australian Maternal, Neonatal and Gynaecology Community of Practice, the South Australian Neonatal Medication Guidelines have been developed collaboratively with pharmacy, neonatal, retrieval and country health services from across the state.
These guidelines will enhance the clinical outcomes for neonates in South Australia by:
The guidelines are supported by separate clinical practice guidelines, designed to enhance knowledge around specific issues unique to the administration of the medication to neonates.
These guidelines replace guides published independently by Medstar Retrieval, Flinders Medical Centre and the Women’s and Children’s Hospital.