Monthly Archives: April 2021

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Medicine Supply Notification: Estradot (estradiol hemihydrate) 75micrograms/24 hours patches

Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC) has issued a Medicine Supply Notification (MSN) for Estradot (estradiol hemihydrate) 75micrograms/24 hours patches MSN/2021/023 Tier 2 – medium impact Date of issue: 29/04/2021 Estradot® 75micrograms/24 hours patches are out of stock until w/c 31 May 2021. Evorel® 75 patches and Estraderm MX 75® patches remain available and...

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New SSP issued for Estradot® 75 micrograms patches

In response to a significant ongoing disruption to the supply of Estradot® 75 microgram patches, a Serious Shortage Protocol (SSP) has been issued by the Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC). Effective today, 29 April 2021, SSP012 provides that for every Estradot® 75 microgram patch originally prescribed, either one Evorel® 75 microgram patch or one Estraderm MX® 75 microgram...

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PSNC Briefing 009/21: Serious Shortage Protocol (SSP): SSP012 – Estradot® 75microgram patches

In response to significant ongoing disruption to the supply of Estradot® 75 microgram patches, a Serious Shortage Protocol (SSP) have been issued by the Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC) and these can be accessed on the NHS Business Services Authority (NHSBSA) website. This briefing provides information on these SSPs and is intended as...

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Data Security and Protection Toolkit: PSNC guidance now available

PSNC has published new guidance to assist community pharmacy contractors with completing the Data Security and Protection Toolkit for 2020/21. The Toolkit, used to make a pharmacy’s information governance (IG) declaration, must be completed by 30th June 2021 but it is recommended to be done as soon as possible. The deadline for the 2020/21 Toolkit submission has...

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First mandated health campaign of 2021/22: COVID-19 vac

NHS England and NHS Improvement (NHSE&I) and PSNC have agreed that contractors will be asked to participate in a COVID-19 vaccination campaign as the first mandated health campaign for 2021/22, which contractors must undertake, as part of their NHS contractual requirements. This will be part of the recently launched ‘Join the Millions’ national advertising campaign,...

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