Monthly Archives: August 2018

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August 2018 Price Concessions/NCSO – FINAL update

Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC) has today (31/08/2018) set the FINAL price concessions for August 2018. The new additions to the August 2018 price concessions list are below: Drug Pack size Price Concession Brimonidine 0.2% eye drops 5ml £6.46 Buprenorphine 2mg sublingual tablets sugar free 7 £4.78 Buprenorphine 8mg sublingual tablets sugar free...

By |August 31st, 2018|Lexpos News|Comments Off on August 2018 Price Concessions/NCSO – FINAL update

Directions published for the national Flu Vaccination Service 2018/19

Community pharmacy contractors that fully meet the requirements for provision of the Community Pharmacy Seasonal Influenza Vaccination Advanced Service now have the go ahead to provide the service from 1st September 2018. This follows the amendment of the Secretary of State Directions. A link to the Secretary of State Directions, which provide the legal basis...

By |August 31st, 2018|Lexpos News|Comments Off on Directions published for the national Flu Vaccination Service 2018/19

The NHS BSA Prescription Services is going digital

The NHS Business Services Authority (NHS BSA) is running a pilot which enables community pharmacies to submit and view prescription submission information digitally. We spoke to Ben Tindale who is leading on this project to find out more. I am Digitisation Lead for NHS Prescription Services at the NHS BSA. Since the start of 2017, my role...

By |August 31st, 2018|Lexpos News|Comments Off on The NHS BSA Prescription Services is going digital

Book now for our End of month submission webinar

Following on from our popular Endorsing webinar, PSNC and the NHS Business Services Authority (NHS BSA) will be holding an ‘End of month submission’ webinar on Tuesday 25th September at 7.30pm. Webinar Details When is it? Tuesday 25th September at 7.30pm.Who should attend Anyone involved in the end-of-month submission process. How do I register? Please click here to sign...

By |August 31st, 2018|Lexpos News|Comments Off on Book now for our End of month submission webinar

Promoting flu vaccinations: 2018/19 LPC toolkit launched

PSNC has today launched a toolkit to help LPCs to promote the 2018/19 Flu Vaccination Service. To support LPCs in matching the incredible success of last year’s service, PSNC has once again developed a wide range of resources to help with communications and marketing. There are resources which aim to gain interest from the local...

By |August 30th, 2018|Lexpos News|Comments Off on Promoting flu vaccinations: 2018/19 LPC toolkit launched