UKMi

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UKMi

UK Medicines Information. An NHS pharmacy-based service aimed at supporting the safe, effective and efficient use of medicines by providing evidence-based information and advice (guidelines) on their therapeutic use. UKMi’s data comes from 220 local medicines information centres based in the pharmacy departments of hospital trusts, 14 regional centres, and 2 national centres (Northern Ireland and Wales), which collaborate to provide a “virtual” national service.

UKMi Objectives
• Support medicines management within NHS organisations;
• Support the pharmaceutical care of individual patients.