Monthly Archives: February 2016

//February

Read our report from a roundtable discussion about pre-registration pharmacist training in England

Delegates from key organisations with a role in pre-registration pharmacist education and training in England came together on 3 February 2016 to discuss how to improve the quality of training, at a roundtable held by the GPhC.

By |February 26th, 2016|Lexpos News|Comments Off on Read our report from a roundtable discussion about pre-registration pharmacist training in England

Read our report from a roundtable discussion about pre-registration pharmacist training in England

Delegates from key organisations with a role in pre-registration pharmacist education and training in England came together on 3 February 2016 to discuss how to improve the quality of training, at a roundtable held by the GPhC.

By |February 26th, 2016|Lexpos News|Comments Off on Read our report from a roundtable discussion about pre-registration pharmacist training in England

Funding for rollout of Summary Care Record access

The March 2016 Drug Tariff, published today, notified pharmacy contractors that to support the implementation of the Summary Care Record (SCR) to community pharmacies, they will be paid an allowance of £200 from the 1 March 2016, subject to certain conditions being met. The £200 allowance will be triggered when the pharmacy contractor has submitted...

By |February 25th, 2016|Lexpos News|Comments Off on Funding for rollout of Summary Care Record access

Business continuity and IG toolkit reminder

Pharmacy contractors are reminded that there is no longer any exemption from requirement 319 – the requirement to have a business continuity plan. The importance of a business continuity plan and its effective implementation can be seen in the event of a failure or a disaster.  The cause of failures as we have seen can...

By |February 25th, 2016|Lexpos News|Comments Off on Business continuity and IG toolkit reminder

NCSO/price concessions February 2016 updated.

The Department of Health granted the following price concessions for  February 2016: The price concession only applies to the month that it is granted. No additional endorsements are required for price concessions. Drug Pack size Price concession Celiprolol 200mg tablets     28 £19.83 Celiprolol 400mg tablets  28 £39.65 Cimetidine 400mg tablets  60 £19.99 Clindamycin 150mg capsules ...

By |February 22nd, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on NCSO/price concessions February 2016 updated.