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Annual Prescribing Reports 2019–2020

AWTTC have developed the following Annual Prescribing Reports 20192020 for health boards in Wales. These are individualised, comparative reports that give the health board's ranking and progress with regard to a series of measures in relation to the other health boards.

You can access your health board's report via the following links:

The measures are organised into the following areas:

  • Tramadol
  • Gabapentin and pregabalin
  • Total antibiotic prescribing
  • 4C antimicrobial prescribing
  • Low value for prescribing
  • Patient Safety Indicators:
    • Patients aged under 65 years old prescribed antipsychotics
    • Patients with asthma prescribed a beta-blocker
    • Patients aged 75 years or over with an AEC score of 3 or more for items on active repeat
    • Female patients aged 14-45 years old with a prescription for sodium valproate
  • Best value biological medicines
  • New Treatment Fund

Published: January 2021