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Single Activity Fee to increase to £1.29 from 1st August

In order to ensure delivery £1.792b in fees and allowances in the financial year 2021/22, the value of the Single Activity Fee will increase to £1.29 from 1st August 2021. You can view the August 2021 Drug Tariff now on the NHS BSA website. PSNC has agreed the increase based on our analysis of funding...

By |July 29th, 2021|Lexpos News|Comments Off on Single Activity Fee to increase to £1.29 from 1st August

July 2021 Category M Prices Announced

The Drug Tariff Category M pricelist for July 2021 has been published on the NHS Business Services Authority (NHSBSA) website. The July Category M prices reflect a reduction in margin levels of approximately £34m per quarter. The £15m per quarter uplift that has been in place for the last 3 quarters to mitigate against the...

By |June 28th, 2021|Lexpos News|Comments Off on July 2021 Category M Prices Announced

April 2021 Category M Prices Announced

The Drug Tariff Category M pricelist for April 2021 has been published on the NHS Business Services Authority (NHSBSA) website. The April Category M prices reflect natural reductions to prices due to changes in the buying costs of medicines in the reference period (October to December 2020), along with an uplift to ensure margin run...

By |March 25th, 2021|Lexpos News|Comments Off on April 2021 Category M Prices Announced

Accounting for C-19 advanced payments

From April to July 2020 community pharmacies received a cumulative £370m in incremental advances. These advances were loans to ease cashflow pressures while more formal data gathering and assessment of the costs of dealing with the COVID-19 pandemic were collated. The advances were not ‘new money’ for the sector and it was clearly stated that...

By |March 18th, 2021|Lexpos News|Comments Off on Accounting for C-19 advanced payments

C-19 PPE reimbursement: how contractors can make a claim

PSNC and the Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC) have agreed a mechanism by which pharmacy contractors can claim reimbursement for their expenditure on personal protective equipment (PPE) during the COVID-19 pandemic in 2020. This is part of a wider scheme covering reimbursement of PPE for primary healthcare as a whole. Drug Tariff determination...

By |December 23rd, 2020|Lexpos News|Comments Off on C-19 PPE reimbursement: how contractors can make a claim