Since the recent launch of the NHS Profile Manager tool, which uses NHSmail accounts to allow pharmacy team members to login to it, both PSNC and the NHSmail team have received an increasing number of questions from pharmacy contractors regarding NHSmail. NHSmail is an NHS funded and managed secure email service which has been approved [...]
Community pharmacy contractors are reminded of the Terms of Service requirement to ensure they verify and, where necessary, update the information contained in their NHS website profile and their Directory of Services (DoS) profile at least once each quarter* of the financial year. For the current financial quarter, the deadline for completing this is 30th September 2022. Contractor [...]
Following the rollout of the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) functionality for Real Time Exemption Checking, PSNC has received many queries from contractors. A sample of these questions is included further below. Overview RTEC allows pharmacy teams to check digitally if patients are eligible for free NHS prescriptions because they hold a specific exemption. [...]
The Community Pharmacy IT Group (CP ITG), of which PSNC is a member, has submitted a formal response to Parliament’s Health and Social Care Committee inquiry into ‘Digital Transformation in the NHS’. The inquiry is exploring the current use of digital technology within the NHS and is examining changes that could result in improved service [...]
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PSNC recommends that community pharmacy contractors compare the number of electronic prescriptions sent to the number that the NHS Business Services Authority has counted and priced. As announced previously, all FP34C submissions are now through the Manage Your Service (MYS) portal only, changing the way that EPS totals reconciliation is done. Read PSNC’s factsheet about [...]