netFormulary
 Report : Traffic light status report 24/11/2020 07:16:55
 
Section Name Number of items
Green Green  24
Amber Initiation Amber Initiation  40
Amber SC Amber SC  11
Red Red  74
Grey Grey  7
Orange Orange  1
Unknown Unknown  3947
Joint Walsall Formulary

 Traffic Light Status Information

Status Description
 Green Medicines which are suitable for initiation and maintenance prescribing by primary and secondary care clinicians. These medicines should be initiated and prescribed within their licensed indications.   
 Amber Initiation Initiation and maintenance of prescribing by Specialists and transfer to Primary Care prescribing when appropriate.   
 Amber SC Initiation and maintenance of prescribing by Specialists and transfer to Primary Care prescribing when appropriate. Some amber medicines require agreement with the local (internal) medicines committee prior to initiation; others may require a framework to support safe transfer and maintenance of care such as a RICaD (Rationale for Initiation, Continuation and Discontinuation)form or ESCA (Effective Shared Care Agreements). The Formulary will be annotated to reflect these requirements.   
 Red Medicines for initiation and maintenance prescribing by Specialists only   
 Grey Positive NICE TA and /or awaiting local clarification on place in therapy ; Please contact your Medicines Optimisation team for more information.   
 Black Non-formulary medicines- medicines not recommended for routine primary care prescribing.   
 Non Formulary Non formulary product.Do not prescribe.  
 Unknown