Monthly Archives: February 2017

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Clinical governance deadlines fast approaching – actions required by 31 March 2017

The end of the financial year (31 March) is fast approaching and community pharmacy contractors are reminded of four key deadlines relating to the clinical governance aspects of their terms of service. The clinical governance requirements of the community pharmacy contractual framework (CPCF) cover a range of quality related issues and are set out in...

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Upcoming clinical governance deadlines – actions to be completed by 31 March 2017

PSNC’s Regulations and Support Team is often asked questions about key actions and submission deadlines for the clinical governance aspects of the terms of service. Therefore, we have produced this briefing as a quick reference guide identifying the actions to be completed by 31 March 2017 (Section A). The briefing also includes details of ongoing...

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February CPN is now online

The February 2017 edition of PSNC’s Community Pharmacy News is now available. This month’s CPN features: Building towards the future – Pharmacy bodies publish plan to turn the Community Pharmacy Forward View into a reality CPN print issues to end Leadership Academy applications Part VIIIA factsheet Pharmacy Contact Sheet View our CPN magazine online via...

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Print issue of CPN to cease after March 2017

The March 2017 edition of PSNC’s Community Pharmacy News (CPN) magazine will be the last issue to be printed and mailed out with Pharmacy Magazine. At a time when PSNC has not increased its levy to contractors, the committee agreed to implement a number of cost savings, including the ending of the hard copy of CPN. Making sure...

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February 2017 Price Concessions/NCSO (update)

The Department of Health has granted the following price concessions for February 2017: The price concession only applies to the month that it is granted. Drug Pack size Price concession Amitriptyline 50mg tablets 28 £3.50 Buspirone 5mg tablets (new) 30 £17.50 Candesartan 2mg tablets 7 £2.25 Dapsone 50mg tablets 28 £46.19 Exemestane 25mg tablets 30 £12.60...

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