Monthly Archives: January 2021

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PQS: Completing your declaration

Community pharmacy contractors will be able to make a declaration for a Pharmacy Quality Scheme (PQS) payment for the 2020/21 Part 2 Scheme between 09:00 on Thursday 4th February 2021 and 23:59 on Monday 1st March 2021. This PSNC Briefing provides further information on how to make a declaration for the Scheme and the validation...

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Pharmacy Quality Scheme – Completing your declaration

This PSNC Briefing provides further information on how to make a declaration for the Pharmacy Quality Scheme (PQS) 2020/21 Part 2 and the validation process for the Gateway criteria. PSNC Briefing 003/21: Pharmacy Quality Scheme – Completing your declaration If you have any queries on this PSNC Briefing or you require more information, please contact...

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PQS declaration: delay in opening of portal

The NHS Business Services Authority (NHSBSA) has notified pharmacy contractors that there will be a delay in opening the Manage Your Service (MYS) portal for Pharmacy Quality Scheme (PQS) declarations. Instead of opening on Monday 1st February 2021, the declaration window will now open by Thursday 4th February 2021. To ensure contractors have as much...

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January 2021 Price Concessions 4th Update (Final update)

The Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC) has today (3rd February 2021) confirmed that the announcement made below on 29th January 2021 completes the list of price concessions granted for January 2021; no further price concessions will be granted for January 2021. Earlier today (29.01.21), PSNC published the 3rd update of price concessions granted...

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New SSP issued for Fluoxetine 40mg capsules

In response to significant ongoing disruption to the supply of Fluoxetine 40mg capsules, a Serious Shortage Protocol (SSP) has been issued by the Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC). Introduced with immediate effect today, Friday 29th January 2021, SSP09 has been developed by clinicians and provides pharmacists with procedures to follow in providing a suitable...

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