Medicines are the most commonly used therapeutic intervention. Medicines management drives the way that medicines are selected, procured, delivered, prescribed, administered and reviewed.NHS Providers recently stated that “Hospitals across England are experiencing medicine shortages because of “stockpiling and price pressure as the Brexit deadline approaches.”Some trusts had seen shortages of up to 160 different drugs in the past 3 months. this was compared with just 25 to 30 drugs in normal timesA Department of Health and Social Care official said: “We have well-established procedures to deal with any disruption to the supply chain and our plans to ensure patients can continue to receive the medicines they need, whatever the outcome of negotiations, are well advanced.Our upcoming Medicines Management: Optimising the use of medicines congress will allow delegates to join the debate on the management of both inpatient & outpatient medicine, we have identified 6 areas that our event will focus on:• Optimising the use of medicines• Procurement Monitoring of Service contracts• Management of stock• Medicines waste• Development of guidance policy, procedure and standard operating procedures• Management of pharmaceutical wasteThe conference will provide delegates with the opportunity to engage directly with 10 industry leading speakers and 200 likeminded peers from across the country, places are limited so please get in touch with the team today to secure your placeOur events promote the power of networking, with 200 like-minded public-sector professionals in attendance our events will allow you to meet and engage with peers within your area of expertise from across the UK.Benefits of attending:• Listen, learn and engage with industry-leading speakers• Input directly to the discussions and panel debate sessions• Gain 8 CPD Points• Engage directly with over 200 of your peers from across the UK• Network with ten thought leading commercial sector solution providers• All food and refreshments provided