Patient group directions (PGDs)

Who can supply and or administer specific medicines to patients without a doctor under a PGD and which medicines can be administered.



Definition of a patient group direction (PGD) and who can set one up.

Published 18 December 2014
Last updated 4 December 2017 + show all updates
  1. Updated Guidance page to include section on ‘risk minimisation measures’ in PGDs.

  2. Amended PGD guidance.

  3. New information for PGDs in Scotland

  4. First published.