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Pharmacy teams: opportunity to join the PPE portal engagement panel

The Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC) is continuing its work to get feedback from the users of COVID-19 personal protective equipment (PPE) provided via the Government’s PPE portal. DHSC has already established a Pharmacy PPE engagement panel to gather feedback from pharmacy contractors and their teams on the quality and quantity of PPE...

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Reminder: Deadline approaching for completion of the PQS Part 2 2020/21 work

Community pharmacy contractors are reminded that the deadline for completing the Pharmacy Quality Scheme (PQS) Part 2 2020/21 work is 30th June 2021. NHS England and NHS Improvement (NHSE&I) and the Department of Health and Social Care agreed to PSNC’s request for more flexible timings for completion of the PQS work in December last year. This means...

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Reminder: Deadline approaching for completion of the PQS Part 2 2020/21 work

Community pharmacy contractors are reminded that the deadline for completing the Pharmacy Quality Scheme (PQS) Part 2 2020/21 work is 30th June 2021. NHS England and NHS Improvement (NHSE&I) and the Department of Health and Social Care agreed to PSNC’s request for more flexible timings for completion of the PQS work in December last year. This means...

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PSNC and MPs continue to highlight the value of pharmacy

PSNC is continuing its work to demonstrate the value of pharmacy to MPs. Recently there has been further recognition from MPs for all the work community pharmacies are doing to support patients and the wider NHS, as well as the pressures facing the pharmacy workforce.  Minister confirms over five million COVID-19 vaccinations administered by pharmacy...

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Presentation of workplan to improve pharmacy representation

Community pharmacy contractors are strongly encouraged to attend an upcoming event to hear about ongoing work to improve the services provided by PSNC and the LPCs. Following on from an independent review looking at the roles of PSNC and LPCs last year, the Pharmacy Representation Review Steering Group (RSG) has appointed programme management advisors (The...

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