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Stoptober is back

Did you know that if a smoker can quit for 28 days, they are five times more likely to quit for good? The Stoptober campaign is back* and launching its 10th mass quit attempt which will run from 1st October to 31st October 2021. The campaign has helped 2.3 million people make quit attempts since...

By |September 29th, 2021|Lexpos News|Comments Off on Stoptober is back

Share your views on pharmacy’s role in improving oral health

Pharmacy teams are invited to participate in a research study which aims to understand the key aspects of oral health care, from a community pharmacy perspective, and the areas that are the most challenging to manage. This study, which is being organised by the University of Leeds, is open to all community pharmacy staff, but...

By |September 20th, 2021|Lexpos News|Comments Off on Share your views on pharmacy’s role in improving oral health

CPPE launches Newly qualified pharmacist programme

The Centre for Pharmacy Postgraduate Education (CPPE) has launched their Newly qualified pharmacist programme, which is now open for applications. The fully funded 12-month programme is open to pharmacists (including locums) who completed pre-registration training in the 2020/21 cohort and are working in independent or small/medium multiple community pharmacies. Applicants must be on the General...

By |September 16th, 2021|Lexpos News|Comments Off on CPPE launches Newly qualified pharmacist programme

C-19: JCVI issues advice on third dose vaccination for severely immunosuppressed

The Joint Committee on Vaccination and Immunisation (JCVI) has issued advice that people with severely weakened immune systems should have a third vaccine dose as part of their primary COVID-19 vaccination schedule. The Government has accepted JCVI’s advice. This third dose should be offered to people over 12 who were severely immunosuppressed at the time...

By |September 2nd, 2021|Lexpos News|Comments Off on C-19: JCVI issues advice on third dose vaccination for severely immunosuppressed

Have you submitted your C-19 test distribution service weekly data?

Contractors who have signed up to provide the NHS Community Pharmacy COVID-19 Lateral Flow Device Distribution Service are reminded of the need to record the following information on the NHSBSA Manage Your Service (MYS) portal by close of business on the pharmacy’s last trading day of the week:  Test kits received from wholesalers When contractors receive...

By |July 23rd, 2021|Lexpos News|Comments Off on Have you submitted your C-19 test distribution service weekly data?