Monthly Archives: July 2016

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PSNC seeks remedial action over Primary Care Support (PCS) England service levels

PSNC has escalated concerns about Capita’s Primary Care Support (PCS) England operation and is seeking remedial action from NHS England. In a letter to NHS England’s National Director: Operations and Information, PSNC expressed ‘dismay and disappointment’ about PCS England service levels. The letter set out a number of areas in which both contractors and LPCs...

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Practice Payment changes – August & October 2016

The August Drug Tariff published today includes a reduced practice payment. The lower rate of 43.8 pence per item will be paid for August and September prescriptions, and will rise to 52.2 pence per item from October. The practice payment level of 56.4 pence per item, paid from April to July, has been on track...

By |July 25th, 2016|Lexpos News|Comments Off on Practice Payment changes – August & October 2016

PSNC Brieging 036/16: Organising a local MP engagement event

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Health & Care Review

Keeping up with all the latest developments in health and care policy could almost be a full time job and PSNC regularly receives questions from LPCs and pharmacy contractors about what is going on in the wider health and care landscape beyond community pharmacy. To help answer some of these questions and to help contractors and...

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PSNC Briefing 035/16: Summary of PSNC Meeting July 2016

This briefing is a summary of the PSNC Meeting held in Liverpool in July 2016.  PSNC Briefing 035/16: Summary of PSNC Meeting July 2016 If you have any queries on this PSNC Briefing or you require more information, please contact Zoe Smeaton, Head of Communications and Public Affairs. To browse other PSNC briefings on PSNC’s Work, click...

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