Administration of Drugs by Nurse Endoscopists

In response to the recent issues relating to the administration of drugs by nurse endoscopists, the National Prescribing Centre have issued a table of legal mechanisms for drug administration. This can be accessed at:

Shared examples of good practice can also be submitted on:

There is a breakfast meeting for nurse endoscopists at the BSG annual conference on Thursday March 17th where these issues will be discussed with Jane Brown Director of Policy and Implementation at the National Prescribing Centre.

Pauline Hutson, Chair BSG Nurses and Associates Section
November 2010