Monthly Archives: February 2017

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Tackling high blood pressure through community pharmacy report published by PV

Pharmacy Voice, with the support of Public Health England (PHE), has published a new report,  Tackling high blood pressure through community pharmacy, which focusses on the important contributions of community pharmacy teams in the prevention, detection and management of high blood pressure. The report provides examples of campaigns, locally commissioned services and work place-based initiatives...

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Tackling high blood pressure through community pharmacy report published by PV

Pharmacy Voice, with the support of Public Health England (PHE), has published a new report,  Tackling high blood pressure through community pharmacy, which focusses on the important contributions of community pharmacy teams in the prevention, detection and management of high blood pressure. The report provides examples of campaigns, locally commissioned services and work place-based initiatives...

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Quality Payments – what pharmacy contractors need to do (February 2017)

On 20th October 2016, the Government imposed a two-year funding package on community pharmacy; this included a Quality Payments (QP) Scheme. On 23rd December 2016, NHS England published its guidance on the gateway Criteria for the QP Scheme and on 27th February 2017 they published guidance on the quality criteria. PSNC Briefing 067/16, published in...

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Quality Payments – what pharmacy contractors need to do (February 2017)

On 20th October 2016, the Government imposed a two-year funding package on community pharmacy; this included a Quality Payments (QP) Scheme. On 23rd December 2016, NHS England published its guidance on the gateway Criteria for the QP Scheme and on 27th February 2017 they published guidance on the quality criteria. PSNC Briefing 067/16, published in...

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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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