Monthly Archives: December 2016

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EPS pharmacy and GP checklist – working together (December 2016)

This PSNC Briefing provides pharmacy teams with a checklist and key discussion topics that can be used to assist joint working with GP practices in relation to the Electronic Prescription Service Release 2 (EPS R2). PSNC Briefing 075.16 EPS pharmacy and GP checklist – working together If you have any queries on this PSNC Briefing...

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December 2016 Price Concessions/NCSO (update)

The Department of Health has granted the following price concessions for December 2016: The price concession only applies to the month that it is granted. Drug Pack size Price concession Amitriptyline 50mg tablets 28 £3.05 Bumetanide 1mg tablets 28 £1.75 Candesartan 2mg tablets 7 £2.25 Dapsone 50mg tablets 28 £46.19 Exemestane 25mg tablets 30 £9.60...

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Quality Payments – Requesting an NHSmail account for your pharmacy

Community pharmacy contractors that wish to take part in the Quality Payments Scheme must: have an NHSmail account for their pharmacy by the review points (28th April 2017 and 24th November 2017) at which they wish to make a Quality Payments Scheme claim; or for the purposes of the 28th April 2017 review point, have...

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Final batch of SCR briefing events announced

Community pharmacy teams are being encouraged to book onto Summary Care Record (SCR) briefing events before they miss the opportunity to attend free training in their area. 10% of community pharmacies have not yet sent a representative to attend an NHS Digital approved face-to-face briefing event. Before a pharmacy can begin accessing SCR, one member...

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Service case study: A partnered and co-ordinated flu season campaign with GPs

Contractors in Devon have been working as part of a collaborative approach with a group of three general practices (with a total of 33,000 registered patients) to ensure as many eligible patients receive their vaccinations as possible. The campaign was organised between the Beacon Medical Group and Devon LPC, who have a long established working...

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