Medicines help us to cure illness, live with disease, and live longer. But they can cause serious harm if not prescribed correctly.

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What we offer

The human and financial costs of prescribing the wrong medication is significant.

We believe improving skills and knowledge is the best way to reduce errors, and in doing so make patients safer.

We provide

- Assessment tools

- Workshops

- System design

- elearning

- Teaching events

- Consulting

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- Medical school leader - Faculty - Undergraduate - Health system leader - Prescriber

BPSA Ltd is the assessment and learning business of the British Pharmacological Society.

We support healthcare providers and medical, nursing and pharmacy schools in the teaching of good prescribing practice and the assessment of prescribing knowledge.


Read the latest news, views and insights from the BPSA team and our customers, partners and other stakeholders.


We've put together some highly regarded and insightful content, that helps frame the global issues around medication and specifically prescribing errors.


Links to the very latest relevant clinical pharmacology research from the British Pharmacological Society's journals.

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