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Promoting patient safety and medical awareness


  • The ADSHG has made a number of submissions towards Department of Health consultation exercises on patient safety, access to medications and and good clinical care. The charity has also made a submission to the Scottish Medicines Consortium on access to new therapies. Here, we present the main submissions that the charity has made since its 2004 charitable accreditation.

ADSHG submission to Health Committee Oct 2017 on Brexit medicines, 2017


Health select committee, inquiry into priorities for health and social care in the negotiations on the UK’s withdrawal from the European Union, 2016


Scottish Medicines Consortium, consultation on new glucocorticoid branded therapy, 2016


Never Events patient safety consultation, 2014


Gilmore review of prescription charges, 2009


Darzi review of health services configuration, 2008


Members can also view reports about these policy submissions in past issues of our newsletter [login required].

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The Addison’s Disease Self-Help Group is the support group for people with Addison’s disease or adrenal insufficiency and their families in the UK and Ireland.The group was formed in 1984 and is a UK registered charity no. 1179825.

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