Yearly Archives: 2021

/2021

Access to COVID testing for pharmacy staff 

Amidst growing calls for key workers (including NHS staff) to be prioritised to receive COVID tests, NHS England and NHS Improvement (NHSE&I) has advised primary care teams of how to escalate requests for testing needed for their staff. In NHSE&I’s Primary Care Bulletin of 30th December 2021, contractors were advised to get in touch with their regional NHSE&I team...

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Pharmacy Collect: December claims submission extended 

As high demand for Lateral Flow Device (LFD) test kits continues, community pharmacy contractors now have until the end of January 2022 to submit their December 2021 claims for the Pharmacy Collect service. The UK Health Security Agency, Department of Health and Social Care, and NHS England and NHS Improvement have agreed to a request...

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Drug Tariff Watch – January 2022

The Drug Tariff Preface published monthly lists additions, deletions and other changes to products listed in the Drug Tariff. Below is a summary of the changes coming into effect from 1 January 2022. Key g Special container – This product is a special container and should be dispensed in its complete original pack size. §...

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Pharmacy Collect: UKHSA update on LFD stock

The unprecedented public demand for Lateral Flow Device (LFD) test kits via the Pharmacy Collect service continues. The UK Health Security Agency (UKHSA) are continuing to deliver stock to Alliance Healthcare for onward delivery to pharmacies. PSNC has been in regular contact with the UKHSA about the supply issues in recent days and we have...

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Reminder: Last day to submit FP34C through MYS for earlier advance payment

To secure access to earlier advance payments on 12 January 2022, contractors must submit their December 2021 FP34Cs through the Manage Your Service (MYS) portal no later than 6 January 2022. Contractors who submit their December FP34C figures late through MYS (after 6 January) or continue to declare using the paper FP34C submission document will NOT receive any earlier...

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