Report : Traffic light status report 04/07/2020 03:18:46
Section Name Number of items
Red Red  721
Amber Amber  258
Green Green  584
Amber SCG Amber SCG  46
Black Black  54
Unknown Unknown  2406
Bedfordshire and Luton Joint Formulary

 Traffic Light Status Information

Status Description
 Red RED - Hospital only to be prescribed by a specialist and supplied from secondary care ONLY throughout treatment  
 Amber Amber medicines are considered suitable for GP prescribing following specialist initiation.  
 Green These medicines are appropriate for initiation in both primary and secondary care. Prescribing is appropriate within licensed or local recommendations   
 Amber SCG Shared Care - these medicines require specialist initiation and stabilisation. Ongoing division of responsibility for drug and disease monitoring between specialist and GP by a Shared Care Guideline (SCG). If no SCG in place status reverts to red.   
 Black A decision has been made by either or both the local or national NHS not to routinely commission this preparation for its licensed indications. Do not prescribe.