Monthly Archives: February 2022

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Smoking Cessation Service start date announced

It has been announced that the new Smoking Cessation Service (SCS) will officially commence on 10th March 2022, with community pharmacy contractors being able to register to provide the service on the NHS Business Services Authority’s (NHSBSA) Manage Your Service (MYS) portal from 1st March 2022. The service is the second of the two new...

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February 2022 Price Concessions – 3rd Update

The Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC) has today (24/02/2022) granted the following list of price concessions: Drug Pack size Price Concession Aqueous cream 100 £0.75 Calcium and Ergocalciferol tablets 28 £35.00 Losartan 100mg / Hydrochlorothiazide 25mg tablets 28 £13.99 Methocarbamol 750mg tablets 100 £14.00 Mometasone 0.1% cream 100 £10.33 Mometasone 0.1% ointment 30...

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Guidance on the Smoking Cessation Service

This PSNC Briefing provides guidance for community pharmacy contractors and their teams on the Smoking Cessation Service (SCS). Contractors are advised to read the service specification to ensure they are familiar with and can meet the requirements of the service before reading this briefing. PSNC Briefing 008/22: Guidance on the Smoking Cessation Service If you...

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Contractor checklist – implementing the Smoking Cessation Service

This checklist details the actions contractors need to undertake to prepare to provide the Smoking Cessation Service (SCS). PSNC Briefing 007/22: Contractor checklist – implementing the smoking cessation service If you have any queries on this PSNC Briefing or you require more information, please contact the PSNC Services Team. To browse other PSNC briefings on services and...

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Briefing for pharmacy teams – the Smoking Cessation Service (SCS)

This PSNC Briefing provides information for pharmacy teams on the new Smoking Cessation Service (SCS), which can start to be provided from 10th March 2022. PSNC Briefing 006/22: Briefing for pharmacy teams on the Smoking Cessation Service If you have any queries on this PSNC Briefing or you require more information, please contact the PSNC Services...

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