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Survey suggests public lacks confidence to treat some common conditions

More than half of people (52%) do not feel confident in treating backache and over a quarter of people (27%) would go to their GP or A&E for conditions that they could treat themselves at home, a survey on self-care attitudes has revealed. PAGB, the consumer healthcare association, surveyed over 2,000 adults across the UK about [...]

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By |November 14th, 2022|Lexpos News|Comments Off on Survey suggests public lacks confidence to treat some common conditions

PSNC to host Parliamentary drop-in event on Hypertension Service

On Tuesday 15th November, PSNC will be hosting a Parliamentary drop-in event for MPs. The event will last for roughly two hours, during which MPs will have the opportunity to drop-in and have their blood pressure measured by a fully qualified pharmacist. This event will be a great opportunity to talk to MPs from across [...]

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By |November 9th, 2022|Lexpos News|Comments Off on PSNC to host Parliamentary drop-in event on Hypertension Service

Steve Barclay returns to DHSC as Health Secretary

The Rt Hon Steve Barclay MP has been appointed as the new Secretary of State for Health and Social Care. This follows the appointment of Rishi Sunak MP as Leader of the Conservative Party and Prime Minister of the UK. Mr Barclay takes over from Therese Coffey MP who held the health brief for 7 [...]

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By |October 26th, 2022|Lexpos News|Comments Off on Steve Barclay returns to DHSC as Health Secretary

New PSNC North East and Cumbria Regional Representative

PSNC is pleased to announce that Sunil Kumar, an independent contractor from Darlington, has been appointed as the Regional Representative for the North East and Cumbria region. Sunil will represent all independent contractors in the region at the PSNC Committee until 31st March 2023, which is the end of the current term for all Regional [...]

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PSNC CPCF Update: Price Concessions Clarification

Following the announcement of the CPCF arrangements for 2022/23 and 2023/24 the PSNC Committee have been grateful for the support of many of the national pharmacy bodies, LPCs and contractors. This was a difficult decision for the Committee to take, but we believe securing the £100m margin write-off and other benefits for contractors was a critical first [...]

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