Report : Traffic light status report 25/01/2021 19:05:31
Section Name Number of items
Green Green  566
Amber Recommended Amber Recommended  257
Amber Initiation Amber Initiation  100
Amber SCG Amber SCG  18
Red Red  735
Red Specialist Centre Red Specialist Centre  32
Blue Blue  58
Black Black  48
Unknown Unknown  701
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.