Monthly Archives: August 2016

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CPPE e-learning on influenza now available

The Centre for Pharmacy Postgraduate Education (CPPE) has released the latest e-learning programme, Influenza, which aims to improve the knowledge and skills of pharmacy teams to deliver an integrated, person-centred flu vaccination service. The programme features video activities to promote understanding of effective consultation skills with patients that the learner can apply to their practice....

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PSNC’s Flu Vaccination Service webinar now available on-demand

Community pharmacy teams can now access an online recording of PSNC’s recent webinar on the Flu Vaccination Advanced Service 2016/17. More than 650 people tuned in to the 60-minute webinar on Wednesday (24th August) when PSNC’s Director of NHS Services Alastair Buxton highlighted the differences from last year’s service. Alastair was supported by Sunil Kochhar, community...

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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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FAQs on pharmacy management of repeat meds requests published

PSNC and Pharmacy Voice have today published joint guidance on pharmacy management of repeat medication requests. In England, the provision of regular medicines to patients is facilitated by a variety of different mechanisms and these repeat medication services offer benefits, choice and flexibility to patients. In recent months, there has been much discussion around how these services are...

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August CPN is now online

The August edition of PSNC’s Community Pharmacy News is now available. This month’s CPN features: Pharmacy gets ready for flu Capita concerns escalated Flu Vaccination Service poster* Specials endorsing guide View our CPN magazine online via the flipbook reader below or, to download a copy, please click here. *This month’s CPN includes a Flu Vaccination Service poster to help community...

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