NHS Greater Glasgow & Clyde Area Drug and Therapeutics Committee
Greater Glasgow and Clyde Medicines
Medicines Update Acute

GGC Medicines App & Adult Therapeutics Handbook (Desktop version) Upgrade

The GGC Medicines App and desktop site software is being upgraded in June and July for launch in August 2016. Users will notice the following improvements:

Therapeutics Handbook Desktop version

  • Brand new search function within handbook guidelines.
  • New look homepage with colour scheme complementing the GGC Medicines App.


  • Enhanced sub navigation using the "hamburger" menu button  to navigate around long guidelines.
  • Push notifications alerting of updates and other useful information.
  • Change from purple to a new blue colour scheme.

Temporary disruption to notifications
Please note that from the end of May until the upgrade is completed (approx 4-6 weeks), there will be no updates to the handbook content or notifications when new Medicines Update blogs are published.   Readers can, as always, access bulletins and blog articles here .  To register for email alerts when new articles are published please email medicines.update@ggc.scot.nhs.uk .  Alternatively like our page on Facebook (NHSGGC Medicines Update) or follow us on Twitter @NHSGGCMeds to keep up to date with published articles.