Monthly Archives: December 2018

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DHSC permits use of antiviral medicines against influenza

The Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC) has via its Central Alerting System (CAS) published a letter advising that due to increasing flu levels in the community, GPs and other prescribers working in primary care in England may now prescribe antiviral medicines for the prophylaxis and treatment of flu at NHS expense. Prescribers may...

By |December 31st, 2018|Lexpos News|Comments Off on DHSC permits use of antiviral medicines against influenza

PSNC Briefing 067/18: How the price concession system operates

In this PSNC factsheet our Dispensing and Supply Team explains how the price concession system works, as well as answering some common queries received from community pharmacy contractors and their teams. PSNC Briefing 067/18: How the price concession system operates If you have any queries on this PSNC Briefing or you require more information, please...

By |December 31st, 2018|Lexpos News|Comments Off on PSNC Briefing 067/18: How the price concession system operates

Don’t forget to submit your national clinical audit 2018/19 data!

Community pharmacy contractors are reminded to submit their data for the national clinical audit 2018/19 if they have not already done so. The audit data needs to be submitted to NHS England using the web-based form by midnight tomorrow (30th December 2018). This PSNC Guide explains how to submit your audit data to NHS England. To find out...

By |December 29th, 2018|Lexpos News|Comments Off on Don’t forget to submit your national clinical audit 2018/19 data!

Submitting MUR/NMS quarterly information

Community pharmacy contractors are reminded of the requirements to submit completed Medicines Use Review (MUR) and/or New Medicine Service (NMS) electronic reporting templates to the NHS Business Services Authority (NHS BSA) within 10 working days from the last day of December 2018. Further information on the process to follow to submit MUR and/or NMS quarterly...

By |December 27th, 2018|Lexpos News|Comments Off on Submitting MUR/NMS quarterly information

Christmas opening hours

The Contact Centre will be operating under amended hours over the holiday period. During the hours that we are closed, please email your enquiry to info@pharmacyregulation.org and we will aim to respond to your query within 2 – 3 working days. 
  

By |December 24th, 2018|Lexpos News|Comments Off on Christmas opening hours