The Royal Pharmaceutical Society responded to the following consultations in 2014.

January 2014

Quality Standards Consultation on Induction of labour | NICE

Draft Clinical Guidelines for pressure ulcers | NICE

Respiratory Delivery Plan | Welsh Government

Neurological Conditions Delivery Plan | Welsh Government

Quality Standards Consultation on Constipation in children and young people | NICE

Sunshine Act for Scotland | Scottish Parliament

Draft Scope consultation on Myeloma | NICE

NHS England Research and Development Strategy | NHS England

ARM 86 Nurofen Express 400mg oral powder | MHRA

Public Health Guidance - Prevention of Cardiovascular disease (PH25) | NICE

February 2014

Welsh Language Commissioner’s Inquiry into Primary Care in Wales | Welsh Language Commissioner

MLX: Amendments to the Human Medicines Regulations 2012 to widen access to naloxone for use in an emergency | MHRA

A Quality Standard for Contraceptive Services | FSRH

NICE social care guidance: Transition between health and social care | NICE

Control of Entry | Scottish Government Health Directorate

Mental Health Services for Prisoners in Wales | Welsh Government

Atrial Fibrillation  Stakeholder Comments – Draft Guideline | NICE


March 2014

Supporting pupils at school with medical conditions | Department for Education

Advisory Structure Review: call for evidence | Welsh Government

Quality Standards Consultation - Delirium | NICE

RPS response to Galpharm reclassification | MHRA

RPS response to pharmacy call to action | NHS England

Review Proposal – Alcohol-use disorders – preventing harmful drinking | NICE

Feverish illness in children | NICE

Draft Guidance for Registered Pharmacies Preparing Unlicensed Medicines | GPhC

Proposed CPD scheme for practitioner registrants | UK Public Health Register

NICE Lipid Modification (update) consultation | NICE

April 2014

New offence of ill-treatment or wilful neglect | Department of Health

AMS guideline consultation | NICE

Introducing Fundamental Standards: Consultation on proposals to change CQC registration regulations | Department of Health

All Party Parliamentary Group on Respiratory Health: Invitation to submit written evidence to the inquiry into respiratory deaths | All Party Parliamentary Group on Respiratory Health

Substance Misuse Service User Involvement Framework | Welsh Government

Quality Standard consultation on hepatitis B | NICE

Scottish Government Action Plan for Pharmaceutical Care | Scottish Parliament Health and Sport Committee

MLX384 Amendments to medicines legislation to simplify advertising to prescribers and suppliers of medicines | MHRA

Intravenous fluid therapy in adults in hospital - quality standard | NICE

Age proofing the UK: Realising the Potential of an Ageing Society | Liberal Democrat Working group

Introducing the Statutory Duty of Candour: A consultation on proposals to introduce a new CQC registration regulation | Department of Health

Call for evidence on Older people: independence and mental wellbeing | NICE

The Scottish Government's Action Plan for Pharmaceutical Care

| Scottish Government

May 2014

NICE consultation on the draft Public Health guideline for Exercise Referral Scheme | NICE

Consultation on the marketing of e -cigarettes | CAP and BCAP

Policy and position statement on e-cigarettes

Follow-up inquiry into the contribution of community pharmacy to health services in Wales | National Assembly for Wales


Substance Misuse Treatment Framework: Improving access to substance misuse services for older people | Welsh Government

Clinical guideline consultation - drug allergy | NICE

Commission on the Future of Health and Social Care in England: Call for evidence | The King's Fund

Dyspepsia draft guideline consultation | NICE

Involuntary dependence to prescription medications – call for evidence | BMA

Proposals for consultation MLX 385: Proposals for amendments to the HMR 2012 to allow supply of salbutamol asthma inhalers to schools for emergency use | MHRA

NICE Draft quality standard Inflammatory bowel disease | NICE

June 2014

HEE Research and Innovation Strategy | Health Education England

A sustainable future for HEE – Realising our potential | Health Education England

Safe Staffing Guidelines Programme – Draft Scope for safe staffing for nursing in accident and emergency departments | NICE

NICE Methods of Technology Appraisal | NICE

Individual Patient Funding Request process | Welsh Government

Implementing Vitamin D guidance | NICE

Public Health White Paper for Wales | Welsh Government

Consultation on how we regulate, inspect and rate services | CQC

HEE Workforce Planning 2014/15 – Call for Evidence | Health Education England

Quality Standards Consultation – Acute Kidney Injury | NICE

NICE Guidelines: The Manual Consultation | NICE

July 2014

Oral Health in Nursing and Residential Care Public Health Guideline draft scope | NICE

Inquiry into Patient Centred Care in the 21st Century: Call for Evidence | RCGP

ARM 88; Nexium Control 20mg gastro-resistant tablets | MHRA


Standardised Tobacco Packaging Consultation | Department of Health

August 2014

Protecting health and care information: a consultation on proposals to introduce new regulations | Department of Health

Obesity - prevention and lifestyle management in children: quality standard consultation | NICE

Code of practice on confidential information: consultation | HSCIC

Proposals for prescribed groups which must be consulted when preparing or revising integration schemes etc. in relation to the Public Bodies (Joint Working) (Scotland) Act 2014 | Scottish Government

September 2014

Draft PH guideline - Disability, dementia and frailty in later life - mid-life approaches to prevention | NICE

Public health guideline Antimicrobial resistance - changing risk-related behaviours | NICE

Quality Standard on physical activity: encouraging activity in all people in contact with the NHS (staff, patients and carers) | NICE

APoSM Review of tramadol/prescription only medicines | Advisory Panel on Substance Misuse (APoSM)

RPS response to the Dalton review | Department of Health

Serious Incident Framework consultation | NHS England Patient Safety Domain

Multimorbidity: clinical assessment and management | NICE

Post-legislative scrutiny of the Mental Health (Wales) Measure 2010 | Health and Social Care Committee, National Assembly for Wales

Safety feature (Falsified Medicines Directive): 'black' and 'white' lists (MLX387) | MHRA

EudraVigilance | European Medicines Agency

Royal Pharmaceutical Society response to 'Everybody Active, Every Day' and supporting implementation and evidence guide | Public Health England

October 2014

Parliamentary inquiry into the closure of the Post Study Work (PSW) route | APPG

Electronic Prescribing of Schedule 2 & 3 Controlled Drugs | Department of Health

Code of Good Medical Practice in Pharmaceutical Medicine | Faculty of Pharmaceutical Medicine

November 2014

Ketamine rescheduling consultation | Home Office

NICE Public Health draft guidance Maintaining a healthy weight and preventing excess weight gain among children and adults: guideline consultation | NICE

The health and care professions (public health specialists and miscellaneous amendments) order 2015 | Department of Health

Acute Medical Emergencies Service Guidance | NICE

How the Commissioner will enforce compliance with standards in relation to the Welsh language | Welsh Language Commissioner

Ymgynghoriad cyhoeddus: sut bydd y Comisiynydd yn gorfodi cydymffurfiaeth â safonau mewn perthynas â’r Gymraeg | Comisiynydd y Gymraeg

Managing medicines in care homes | NICE

Accessible information standard | NHS England

Medicines optimisation | NICE

Antimicrobial resistance - changing risk-related behaviours in the general population: call for evidence | NICE

Changes to how the Professional Standards Authority is funded | Department for Health

December 2014

Call for evidence by the Migration Advisory Committee on the partial review of the Shortage Occupation Lists for the UK and Scotland | Migration Advisory Committee

GPhC guidance on internet and distance sale, supply or service provision | General Pharmaceutical Council

Language controls for healthcare and associated professions | Department of Health

Health Improvement Scotland consultation: Care of older people in hospital Draft Standards | Health Improvement Scotland

NHS Health Check programme: priorities for research | Public Health England

Cross-border health-care between England and Wales | Welsh Affairs Committee