Effective from 15 February 2021

Workflow Owner: Community Nursing Team Leader


To provide Five Good Friends workers (employees, Helpers, and contractors) with a clear approach to medication support that enables safe and effective care for our Members.

Key Information




  1. During the sign up meeting, all Members who receive medication support as a service delivered by FGF will be assessed using the ‣ (SAMRAT).
  2. All Members, regardless of whether they receive medication support or not will have the Medication Support template in the Help Plan completed.
  3. All Members who receive medication support as a service must provide consent to receive the service. This consent will be documented as follows:
  4. The Member’s Health Summary & Medication List will be requested from their GP using the GP Notification Form to confirm what medications they are prescribed and for what reasons.