SecurMed Onboarding

The SecurMed on-boarding website is open and pharmacies are advised to register as soon as possible.

On-boarding is the online registration process to ensure pharmacy locations are connected to the UK Medicines Verification System for FMD.

How to on-board with SecurMed

  1. Registration is the responsibility of the Pharmacy Contractor to register with the SecurMed on-boarding process.
  1. You will need information about your PMR solution when registering. You should ask your your provider to confirmed the following details:
    1. Software Supplier Name
    2. Software Name
    3. Software Version
  1. Go to SecurMed https://www.securmed.org.uk/register/end-user-registration/
  1. Follow the process outlined to complete your registration.
  1. When you have completed your application online, register, you will receive a simple confirmation at the end, as part of the process.
  1. 10-15 days later, you will receive your login and password separately by post to the pharmacy location you registered.
  1. Remember to update your internal SOPs prior to 9th February 2019.

Updating internal pharmacy SOPs

Your SOPs should account for the following processes:

  • Checking of Anti-Tamper Devices.
  • Scanning of unique 2D codes.
  • Performing 2D barcode checks against the National Medicines Verification System.
  • Authentication and decommissioning of all relevant prescription medicines during the dispensing process, prior to hand-over to patients.
  • Unexpected results e.g. product recalls, identification of falsified medicines.