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NHS England: Any savings from implementing the proposals will be reinvested in patient care
The eight treatments are the latest in a range of medicines and services that NHS England has said should not be routinely prescribed, because they...
06/12/2018 0
When I was little, I used to dream I had superpowers and could fly. Proper arms-outstretched, legs-back flying – so much so that I would sleep laid...
12/11/2018 2
Devon LPC is piloting GP appointments in two pharmacies (credit: Barry Barnes/Shutterstock.com)
Updated NHS England planning guidance on improving access to general practice, published in February, called for clinical commissioning groups (CCGs...
31/10/2018 1
If pharmacy owners breach their NHS terms of service, NHS England has the power to issue breach notices and impose sanctions. The good news is that...
03/10/2018 3
For pharmacists, the main focus of any round of contract negotiations conducted by the Pharmaceutical Services Negotiating Committee (PSNC) is on the...
25/09/2018 5
Contractors have criticised Capita's poor performance (credit: Casimiro PT / Shutterstock.com)
The NHS has a poor track record when it comes to outsourcing contracts to private sector providers, and NHS England’s 2015 contract with Capita, to...
05/09/2018 0
There are concerns contractors will not be able to deliver an efficient flu vaccination service
Accessibility, flexibility, convenience – just some of the reasons patients choose pharmacy to have their flu jabs. In 2015, NHS England launched a...
22/08/2018 2
PSNC: Contractors are now able to administer flu vaccinations in patients’ homes
NHS England has agreed to increase the fee for each administered dose from its 2017-18 level of £7.64, to £7.98 for the 2018-19 flu season. Combined...
21/08/2018 1
NHS England recommends wet-combing for headlice, reserving treatments for "exceptions" only
In March, NHS England published guidance advising GPs to “curb prescribing” of OTC treatments for certain conditions. Instead, it wants GPs to...
17/08/2018 4
RCGP: Sufficient funding must be provided to increase the number of GP practice pharmacists
In 2016, the GP Forward View included a promise to invest £31 million to pilot 470 clinical pharmacists in over 700 GP practices. NHS England later...
10/08/2018 16

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