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Shared Care Protocols

  1. Gastro-intestinal system
  2. Cardivascular system
  3. Respiratory system
  4. Central nervous system
  5. Infections
  6. Endocrine system
  7. Obstretics, gynaecology and urinary-tract disorders
  8. Malignant disease and immunosuppression
  9. Nutrition and blood
  10. Musculoskeletal and joint diseases
  11. Eye
  12. Ear, nose and oropharynx
  13. Skin
  14. Immunological products and vaccines 
  15. Anaesthesia
  16. Dressings and appliances

Shared Care Protocols Summary 

Shared Care Protocols Matrix April 2022

1.Gastro-intestinal system

SCP for Mercaptopurine for Gastroenterology

SCP for Azathioprine for Gastroenterology

SCP for Sulphasalazine for Gastroenterology

2.Cardiovascular system

Tinzaparin Guidance

Tinzaparin: Transfer of prescribing and monitoring from hospital to primary care

Amiodarone Drug Monitoring Guidelines

Amiodarone Patient Passport

3.Respiratory system 

4.Central Nervous System

SCP for the Methylphenidate and the Management of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) for children from 4 years up to 17 years and 364 days

Proforma for Methylphenidate and the Management of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) for children from 4 years up to 17 years

Shared Care Protocol for the Use of Melatonin in the Treatment of Sleep Disorders in Children 

SCP for the Prescribing and Monitoring of Lithium

Proforma for the Prescribing and Monitoring of Lithium

SCP for the Prescription of Acetylcholinesterase inhibitors

SCP for the Prescription of Memantine 

AChEi and/or Memantine SCP Proforma

SCP for Epilepsy in Adults

SCP for Epilepsy in Children

SCP for Riluzole for Rotherham patients under Sheffield Neurologists

SCP for the Prescribing of Apomorphine


 6.Endocrine System


 7.Obstetrics, gynaecology, and urinary-tract disorders

Testosterone Shared Care Protocol

SCP for Degarelix 

SCP Testosterone HRT in Women

 8.Malignant disease and immunosuppression

Ibandronic Acid in post-menopausal women with breast cancer 

 9.Nutrition and blood 

 10.Musculoskeletal and joint diseases

SCP for Azathioprine

SCP for Intramuscular Gold

SCP for Leflunomide

SCP for Mycophenolate

SCP for Methotrexate

SCP for Sulphasalazine


12.Ear, nose, and oropharynx


Methotrexate in Dermatology 

14.Immunological products and vaccines


16.Dressings and appliances