National Substance Misuse Non-Medical Prescribing Forum (NSMNMPF)

National Substance Misuse Non-Medical ForumSponsored by University of Salford Manchester

 AIMS AND OBJECTIVES

  • Improve patient safety by increasing access to specialist prescribing in the treatment of people with substance use disorders.
  • Provide a forum where non-medical prescribers can exchange experiences and share and disseminate good practice, to explore problems and challenges and enable peer support and extend professional networks.
  • Contribute to the continued professional development of its members via educational presentations and facilitating peer learning by discussion and reflection.
  • Provide a forum for consultation on documents and concepts pertaining to the development of non-medical prescribing in the substance misuse field.
  • Influence policy makers and other professional organisations to promote nonmedical prescribing in the substance misuse field.