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Changes to the NMS knowledge and skills requirements

Changes have today (30th June 2020), been made to the knowledge and skills requirements for pharmacists that are preparing to provide the New Medicines Service (NMS). This removes the need for a pharmacist providing the NMS to have an MUR certificate. In discussions with the Department of Health and Social Care and NHS England and...

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Changes to the NMS knowledge and skills requirements

Changes have today (30th June 2020), been made to the knowledge and skills requirements for pharmacists that are preparing to provide the New Medicines Service (NMS). This removes the need for a pharmacist providing the NMS to have an MUR certificate. In discussions with the Department of Health and Social Care and NHS England and...

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Extensions made to COVID-19 provisions

The Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC) has announced the extension of certain services and provisions introduced due to the COVID-19 pandemic through a number of Drug Tariff updates for July 2020. We have summarised the updates below. Pandemic Delivery Service As PSNC reported on 22nd June 2020, the Secretary of State for Health...

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Extensions made to COVID-19 provisions

The Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC) has announced the extension of certain services and provisions introduced due to the COVID-19 pandemic through a number of Drug Tariff updates for July 2020. We have summarised the updates below. Pandemic Delivery Service As PSNC reported on 22nd June 2020, the Secretary of State for Health...

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June edition of CPN magazine is out

The June 2020 edition of PSNC’s Community Pharmacy News (CPN) is now available. This issue of CPN features: Findings and recommendations to improve the efficiency of PSN and LPCs are published; PSNC runs a Pharmacy Advice Audit; The launch of the NHS Test and Trace programme; A factsheet on special containers. View our CPN magazine...

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