Monthly Archives: July 2021

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PSNC CEO Simon Dukes steps down

PSNC is seeking a new Chief Executive to lead the organisation from October 2021, following the resignation of Simon Dukes. Simon joined PSNC in 2018 from counter-fraud organisation CIFAS and he has steered the organisation and pharmacy through a critical period. This has included leading the negotiations that led to the agreement of the five-year...

By |July 20th, 2021|Lexpos News|Comments Off on PSNC CEO Simon Dukes steps down

Frontline healthcare staff may be able to avoid self-isolation

The Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC) has announced that, from today, frontline NHS workers who have been told to self-isolate can continue to go to work under certain circumstances. This includes staff who have been advised to self-isolate by the NHS COVID-19 App and those contacted by NHS Test and Trace. PSNC has...

By |July 19th, 2021|Lexpos News|Comments Off on Frontline healthcare staff may be able to avoid self-isolation

Share your views: Pharmacy weight management referral digital tool

PSNC are seeking pharmacy contractor volunteers to comment on an online interface being designed which could enable pharmacies to pilot referring patients onto a digital weight management programme. PSNC is supporting other carrying out user research because pharmacy contractors commenting on their IT systems and portals will help the development of more usable digital tools....

By |July 19th, 2021|Lexpos News|Comments Off on Share your views: Pharmacy weight management referral digital tool

Less than one week left to complete CPAF 2021/22 – Over three quarters of pharmacies have completed

Community pharmacy contractors are reminded that they have one week left to complete the 2021/22 Community Pharmacy Assurance Framework (CPAF) screening questionnaire and reduce their chance of being asked to complete the full CPAF survey. With the deadline of midnight on Saturday 24th July 2021 looming, more than 8,000 pharmacies have already completed the survey...

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Register now for CPCS IT supplier webinar for contractors

NHS England and NHS Improvement (NHSE&I) have opened registrations for an IT supplier showcase on Thursday 22nd July 2021, 7-8.30pm, to provide community pharmacy contractors and LPCs with the opportunity to hear from the IT suppliers that plan to align with the CPCS IT standards and deliver CPCS IT solutions. Webinar details When is it? Thursday...

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