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Consultation document - National Clinical Guideline for the Appropriate Prescribing of Psychotropic Medication in People with Dementia - currently open for consultation

The draft National Clinical Guideline for the Appropriate Prescribing of Psychotropic Medication in People with Dementia is currently open for consultation.

The aim of the guideline is to make recommendations on the appropriate use of psychotropic medications.

The guideline is relevant to all people with dementia and in any setting (living in the community or in Residential settings, including during episodes of admission to hospital).

The consultation period is from 14/02/2019 to 12/03/2019.

All comments received from organisations and individuals will be reviewed by the Guideline Development Group and used to inform the final guideline.

Please click here for the letter of invitation to Consultation

Please click here for the National Clinical Guidelines Draft

Please click here for the Consultation form

Organisations should submit one collated response. 

The final date for submission of comments is 12/03/2019.

Please submit your comments by completing the feedback form electronically and return by email to

suzanne.timmons@hse.ie

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