Next Community Pharmacy Derbyshire Committee Meeting - January 2024
Date & time: TBC Venue: Peak Pharmacy (PCT Healthcare) Buttermilk Lane Bolsover S44 6AE at 9am. Contractors are welcome to join us. Please contact Nick Hunter email@example.com to advise.
Implementing Pharmacy First: CPE Webinar series launched
Community Pharmacy England has scheduled a series of webinars to support the implementation of the Pharmacy First Service. Places are available to book now.
Pharmacy blood pressure service finder tool
A new service finder on the NHS website lets patients and healthcare professionals search for a pharmacy that provides blood pressure checks as part of the Hypertension Case-Finding Service. The tool also provides information on who is eligible for the service.
Tell your MP about critical winter pressures
Community Pharmacy England, working with the other national pharmacy organisations, will be holding a Parliamentary event in a few weeks time to reiterate to MPs the enormous pressures that community pharmacies are under and the crippling effect that this is having on businesses of all shapes and sizes.
Developments in NMS IT support planned for December 2023
NHS England has announced that NHS approved IT systems for recording NMS consultations and sharing data with the NHSBSA are due to be ready from…
Development of APIs: SCS and DMS
NHS approved IT systems for recording SCS and DMS consultations and sharing data with the NHSBSA are due to be ready in the first quarter…
PCS: Initiation of oral contraception can be started from today
From today (1st December 2023), the expansion of the Pharmacy Contraception Service (PCS) comes into force. Pharmacists are now able to initiate oral contraception, as…
Hypertension Case-Finding Service: skill mix changes start today
From today (1st December 2023), suitably trained and competent pharmacy staff (pharmacists, pharmacy technicians and other non-registered members of the pharmacy team) can provide the…