Report : Traffic light status report 18/04/2021 20:47:48
Section Name Number of items
Green Green  564
Amber Recommended Amber Recommended  255
Amber Initiation Amber Initiation  101
Amber SCG Amber SCG  20
Red Red  744
Red Specialist Centre Red Specialist Centre  32
Blue Blue  56
Black Black  47
Unknown Unknown  707
Southampton Joint Formulary

 Traffic Light Status Information

Status Description
 Green Suitable for prescribing by all in both primary and secondary care.  
 Amber Recommended Specialist recommended but suitable for continuation in primary care.  
 Amber Initiation Specialist initiated but suitable for continuation in primary care.  
 Amber SCG Specialist initiated and for continuation in primary care under a locally approved shared care guideline.  
 Red Suitable for prescribing in specialist settings (secondary care) only.   
 Red Specialist Centre Secondary care medicines to be used under specialised commissioning arrangements only.  
 Blue For primary care, either via FP10 or supplied through specialist services. These products may be stocked by hospital pharmacies only for supply to primary care units/wards or for continuing supplies for patients admitted on therapy.  
 Black Not recommended for use.