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Three weeks to go until #pharmacywinter campaigning day

The upcoming pharmacy political campaigning day on Tuesday 21st November is now just three weeks away, and there are lots of ways that community pharmacy teams can get involved. The action day will focus on community pharmacy and winter pressures, aiming to promote the role that community pharmacy can play in helping people to stay healthy through...

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Department of Health consultation is an opportunity for positive reform says GPhC

Department of Health consultation is an opportunity for positive reform

The Department of Health has today launched a consultation on the regulatory reform of health professional regulation in which it asks questions on how to improve the protection of the public through more efficient, responsive and effective regulation. 

The consultation paper poses a number of important questions on the future of health regulation.

In response to the launch of the consultation, GPhC chief executive Duncan Rudkin said:

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Claiming payment for the national Flu Vaccination Service

Community pharmacy contractors who have provided the national flu service during the month of October 2017 are reminded of the need to claim payment for the service and reimbursement of vaccine costs as part of the end of the month bundle submission process. The claim is made by submitting a completed copy of the Community...

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Guide to the (non-CCA) Multiple Chemist elections

Pharmaceutical Services Negotiating Committee (PSNC) is the organisation which represents and supports community pharmacy contractors in England. PSNC’s membership consists of its Chairman (who may or may not be a registered pharmacist) together with 31 registered pharmacists. Three members must be (non-CCA) Multiple Chemists and be elected as such in accordance with PSNC rules. This...

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Guide to the Regional Representative Elections (October 2017)

Pharmaceutical Services Negotiating Committee (PSNC) represents and supports community pharmacy contractors in England. Its membership consists of a Chairman (who may or may not be a registered pharmacist) together with 31 registered pharmacists. Thirteen of PSNC’s members are Independent Chemists elected by regions in England. This briefing PSNC Briefing 082.17 Guide to the Regional Representative...

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