Monthly Archives: July 2018

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Keeping NHS England informed about Fitness to Practise (FTP)

NHS pharmacy contractors are reminded that under the terms of service, it is a requirement to keep the local NHS England team updated if they are subject to any incident which may affect their FTP. Within 7 days All contractors (including all directors, superintendents of limited companies) who are the subject of new adverse FTP incidents must let their...

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MHRA Medical device alert – Recall of affected batches of Durex condoms

Date issued: 30th July 2018 The Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) has issued a consumer, wholesalers and trade partners, and pharmacy level recall for specific batches of: Durex Real Feel condoms and Durex Latex Free condoms (Reckitt Benckiser Group plc) Reckitt Benckiser Group plc (RB) has announced that they are recalling specific batches...

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July 2018 Price Concessions/NCSO – 3rd update

Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC) has today granted the following  list of price concessions: Drug Pack size Price Concessions Brimonidine 0.2% eye drops 5ml £3.00 Fexofenadine 180mg tablets 30 £2.99 Lamotrigine 100mg tablets 56 £15.00 Lamotrigine 200mg tablets 56 £22.31 Lamotrigine 50mg tablets 56 £8.50 Latanoprost 50 micrograms/ml/timolol 5mg/ml eye drops 2.5ml £5.05...

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Class 3 MHRA drug alert – Sodium Cromoglicate 2% Eye Drops and Murine Hayfever Relief 2% Eye Drops (FDC International Ltd)

Drug alert number: EL (18) A/12 Date issued: 30th July 2018 The Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) has issued a class 3 pharmacy, wholesaler and retailer level recall for: Sodium Cromoglicate 2% 13.5ml Eye Drops (FDC International Ltd) Batch number: 086I069 Expiry date: August 2019 Murine Hayfever Relief 2% 10ml Eye Drops (GSL) (FDC International...

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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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