This Section is designed for healthcare professionals and GP Practice staff.

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Prescribing - Nutrition and Blood

Oral Nutrition Support Guidelines

The Oral Nutrition Support Guidelines are for use by clinicians.

If you have any questions about this document, please contact the Medicines Management team.

Quick Guide to Adult Oral Nutrition Supplement (ONS) Prescribing for Malnutrition

The Quick Guide to Adult Oral Nutrition Supplement (ONS) Prescribing for Malnutrition is for use by healthcare staff.

If you have any questions about this document, please contact the Medicines Management team.

Food as Treatment - Patient Information Leaflet

The Food as Treatment - Patient Information Leaflet is for use by clinicians and patients.

If you have any questions about this document, please contact the Medicines Management team.

Food as Treatment: Nourishing Drink and Dessert Recipes

The Food as Treatment: Nourishing Drink and Dessert Recipes is for use by healthcare professionals and patients. 

If you have any questions about this document, please contact the Medicines Management team.

Nutrition and Hydration Resource Pack for Care Homes

The Nutrition and Hydration Resource Pack is for use by for Care Homes.

If you have any questions about this document please email:  BHCCG.MedicinesManagement@nhs.net 

 

Nutrition and Hydration Resource Pack for Care Homes – Record Charts.

The Nutrition and Hydration Resource Pack – Record Charts are for use by care homes.

Word versions of the Record Charts included in the full Nutrition and Hydration Resource pack.  These can be adapted for use by individual care homes.

If you have any questions about his document please email: BHCCG.MedicinesManagement@nhs.net 

Food as Treatment - Eating for wound healing

See the Wound Care Resources page for Food as Treatment - Eating for wound healing resource

Food as Treatment – Heart Healthy Patient Information Leaflet

The Food as Treatment – Heart Healthy Patient Information Leaflet can be accessed HERE

Hydration Hints for Older People


The Hydration Hints for Older People document is for use by clinicians and for sharing with patients and the public.

If you have any questions about this document, please contact us.

Prescribing of Gluten-Free Products


The Prescribing of Gluten-Free Products Guidelines are for sharing with clinicians, patients and the public.

If you have any questions about this document, please contact the Medicines Management team.

Vitamin and mineral supplementation in patients who have had bariatric surgery

The letter from Coastal West Sussex CCG (as the lead commissioner) regarding vitamin and mineral supplementation in patients who have had bariatric surgery is for use by prescribers. 

If you have any questions about this document, please contact the Medicines Management team.

 

Vitamin and minerals for life after bariatric surgery patient information leaflet

The Vitamin and minerals for life after bariatric surgery patient information leaflet can be accessed HERE

Prevention, Investigation and Treatment of Vitamin D Deficiency and Insufficiency in Adults

Prevention, Investigation and Treatment of Vitamin D Deficiency and Insufficiency in Adults is for use by prescribers and practice colleagues.

It was created by the Medicines Management team in April 2015 and reviewed in February 2019.

If you have any questions about this document, please contact the Medicines Management team.

Paediatric Vitamin D guidelines

The Paediatric Vitamin D guidelines are for use by prescribers and practice colleagues.

It was approved by the Brighton Area Prescribing Committee in June 2016.

If you have any questions about this document, please contact the Medicines Management team.

Paediatric formula available to purchase guide

The paediatric formula available to purchase guide is for use by practice colleagues.

If you have any questions about this document, please contact the Medicines Management team.

Recommended paediatric formula prescribing quantities guide

The recommended paediatric formula prescribing quantities guide is for use by practice colleagues.

If you have any questions about this document, please contact the Medicines Management team.

Guide for Prescribing Specialist Formulas in Primary Care for Cows Milk Protein Allergy


The Guide for Prescribing Specialist Formulas in Primary Care for the Diagnosis, treatment and Management of Cows Milk Protein Allergy is for use by practice colleagues.

It was created by the Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals and Royal Alexandra Children's Hospital PaediatricsTeam in August 2014.

If you have any questions about this document, please contact the Medicines Management team.

Pre-term flow chart

The pre-term flow chart is for use by practice colleagues.

If you have any questions about this document, please contact the Medicines Management team.

Infant faltering growth flow chart

The infant faltering growth flow chart is for use by practice colleagues.

If you have any questions about this document, please contact the Medicines Management team.

Infant lactose intolerance flow chart

The infant lactose intolerance flow chart is for use by practice colleagues.

If you have any questions about this document, please contact the Medicines Management team.

Infant GOR flow chart

The infant GOR flow chart is for use by practice colleagues.

If you have any questions about this document, please contact the Medicines Management team.

EMIS Gluten Free search

The EMIS Gluten Free search is for use by MMT staff. 

EMIS ONS search

The EMIS ONS search is for use by MMT staff.