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New scheme launched to support domestic abuse victims

The Home Office is implementing a new scheme to help victims of domestic abuse access support safely, and is encouraging community pharmacy teams to get involved. The ‘Ask for ANI’ scheme has been developed by the Home Office to provide a simple and discreet way for victims to signal to pharmacy staff that they need...

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BMJ Best Practice available to all community pharmacists and technicians

BMJ Best Practice is a clinical decision support tool that provides healthcare professionals quick and easy access to the latest evidence-based information to assist with making diagnosis, understanding prognosis, considering treatment information and advising on preventative options. The information is updated daily and is linked to international guidelines and UK clinical information sources such as...

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Community pharmacy sites join COVID-19 vaccination efforts

Six community pharmacies are today (Thursday 14th January) becoming the first pharmacy sites to administer COVID-19 vaccinations as part of the NHS vaccination programme. These pharmacies, operating under the terms of a locally Enhanced service, have been chosen to support vaccination efforts by local NHS teams. The sites have all had to show how they...

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Contractors asked to take part in second PSNC Pharmacy Advice Audit

Community pharmacy contractors and their teams are being asked to take part in a second PSNC Pharmacy Advice Audit later this month (January 2021). PSNC is increasingly concerned about the pressures that pharmacy teams are under during the COVID-19 pandemic and also about reports that general practice teams are referring patients to pharmacies for consultations...

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Digital Communications and LPC Support Officer job opportunity at PSNC

PSNC is looking to recruit a new Digital Communications and Stakeholder (LPC) Support Officer. This is a new role to support both our busy communications function (we send daily newsletters to our 18,000+ subscribers, as well as welcoming some 8,000 people daily to our website) and our new LPC and Contractor Support Directorate. The role...

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