NSW Branch | De-prescribing in the hospital setting: role of the pharmacist

7:00pm Wednesday, 24 February 2021
8:00pm Wednesday, 24 February 2021

This presentation will provide an overview of de-prescribing in the hospital setting and the role of the pharmacist.

Learning Objectives: 

  • Define deprescribing
  • Appreciate deprescribing interventions that occur in hospital
  • Describe current tools available for deprescribing
  • Define the role of a pharmacist in deprescribing

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Contact Information

Additional Information


  • Dr Lisa Kouladjian O’Donnell, Research Fellow and Consultant Pharmacist, Kolling Institute, Royal North Shore Hospital, NSW

Competency Standards

The program addresses the following pharmacy competency standards:

  • Standard 3.1.2 Assess medication management practices and needs
  • Standard 3.1.3 Collaborate to develop a medication management strategy or plan
  • Standard 3.3.1 Undertake a clinical review
  • Standard 3.3.2 Apply clinical review findings to improve health outcomes
  • Standard 3.5.2 Promote evidence-based medicine use

National Competency Standards Framework for Pharmacists in Australia, 2016