Monthly Archives: March 2020

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Examples of notable practice in pharmacy during the COVID-19 pandemic

During the COVID-19 pandemic, our inspectors have been providing support to registered pharmacies and discussing their plans and arrangements. Through their work, the inspectors have identified examples of good and excellent practice by pharmacies in response to the challenges and issues they are facing at this time.  

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March 2020 Price Concessions – Final Update

Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC) has today (31/03/2020) set the FINAL price concessions for March 2020. The new additions to the March 2020 price concession list are below: Drug Pack size Price concession Azathioprine 25mg tablets 28 £4.79 Azathioprine 50mg tablets 56 £6.33 Clarithromycin 125mg/5ml oral suspension 70 £4.12 Clarithromycin 500mg tablets 14...

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March 2020 Price Concessions – Final Update

Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC) has today (31/03/2020) set the FINAL price concessions for March 2020. The new additions to the March 2020 price concession list are below: Drug Pack size Price concession Azathioprine 25mg tablets 28 £4.79 Azathioprine 50mg tablets 56 £6.33 Clarithromycin 125mg/5ml oral suspension 70 £4.12 Clarithromycin 500mg tablets 14...

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COVID-19: urgent supplies of Controlled Drugs

The COVID-19 pandemic is increasing the number of requests patients are making to pharmacies for emergency supplies of medicines. Where appropriate, these requests may be dealt with via a patient funded emergency supply, a referral to their general practice or the Community Pharmacist Consultation Service (CPCS). Pharmacists who receive requests from a patient for an...

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COVID-19: urgent supplies of Controlled Drugs

The COVID-19 pandemic is increasing the number of requests patients are making to pharmacies for emergency supplies of medicines. Where appropriate, these requests may be dealt with via a patient funded emergency supply, a referral to their general practice or the Community Pharmacist Consultation Service (CPCS). Pharmacists who receive requests from a patient for an...

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