Monthly Archives: February 2019

//February

Our pharmacyregulation.org website unavailable today at noon (12.00 – 13.00 hrs)

Our pharmacyregulation.org website will not be available today at noon (12.00 - 13.00 hrs) due to essential maintenance. We are sorry for any inconvenience this may cause.

Please note this maintenance work will not affect our other websites: mygphc.org or mygphcpharmacy.org

By |February 26th, 2019|Lexpos News|Comments Off on Our pharmacyregulation.org website unavailable today at noon (12.00 – 13.00 hrs)

Our pharmacyregulation.org website unavailable today at noon (12.00 – 13.00 hrs)

Our pharmacyregulation.org website will not be available today at noon (12.00 - 13.00 hrs) due to essential maintenance. We are sorry for any inconvenience this may cause.

Please note this maintenance work will not affect our other websites: mygphc.org or mygphcpharmacy.org

By |February 26th, 2019|Lexpos News|Comments Off on Our pharmacyregulation.org website unavailable today at noon (12.00 – 13.00 hrs)

DHSC update on Brexit and the medicine supply chain

The Government has this week (February 25th) issued an update on its contingency planning for a no-deal Brexit. Alongside a written statement to Parliament from Minister Stephen Hammond MP, communications for patients and healthcare professionals have been published. The key message is that the Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC) has been working closely...

By |February 26th, 2019|Lexpos News|Comments Off on DHSC update on Brexit and the medicine supply chain

Metoprolol supply issues

Background There are currently intermittent supply issues affecting Metoprolol 50mg and 100mg due to the discontinuation of the product by some manufacturers and other manufacturers experiencing supply difficulties. Supply Supplies of both strengths are available but stock may be limited and supply intermittent for a number of months. Suppliers of alternative beta-blockers have been contacted...

By |February 25th, 2019|Lexpos News|Comments Off on Metoprolol supply issues

Quality Payments: Updated gateway criteria report now available

The NHS Business Services Authority (NHSBSA) has updated its weekly gateway criteria report, allowing community pharmacy contractors to check whether they have been assessed, using national datasets, as meeting four of the five gateway criteria (Advanced Services, NHS website, Community Pharmacy Patient Questionnaire (CPPQ) and NHSmail) – due to cyber security reasons, the report does not...

By |February 25th, 2019|Lexpos News|Comments Off on Quality Payments: Updated gateway criteria report now available