WELCOME TO HEREFORDSHIRE & WORCESTERSHIRE LPC

Representing community pharmacy, working in collaboration with others, to improve the quality of health and wellbeing of the people in our counties

Herefordshire and Worcestershire LPC supports 123 community pharmacy contractors at present.


CALENDAR

A reminder to what’s happening over the next few weeks with the Herefordshire and Worcestershire LPC

LOCALLY COMMISSIONED SERVICES


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What you need to know

SEXUAL HEALTH


Community Pharmacy  sexual health services in Warwickshire are designed to improve access to key treatments including emergency hormonal contraception and treatment for chlamydia infection.


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Need to quit?

STOP SMOKING


Pharmacy stop smoking services provide convenient support to patients to increase the success of their quit attempt.


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Need help?

SUBSTANCE MISUSE


Pharmacies provide help, support and sign-posting for patients to reduce the risk of harm from substance misuse. Pharmacies may supervise the consumption of medicines or provide items such as needles/sharps bins, as well as sexual health advice.


ADVANCED SERVICES


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Long term conditions

MUR


Pharmacists can support patients manage long term conditions through delivering MURS. Discussing the patients prescribed and non-prescribed medicines can increase their knowledge and understanding of how to manage their condition.


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New Medicine Service

NMS


Taking new medicines or managing a new condition can be daunting. NMS helps patients adhere to their treatment regime, improving health outcomes through better understanding and self-management.


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Need a jab?

FLU


Qualifying community pharmacies in England can offer seasonal flu vaccinations, protecting at-risk patients that may not have otherwise accessed the it.


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Need an emergency repeat

CPCS


The Community Pharmacist Consultation Service (CPCS) is being commissioned as an Advanced Service from 29 October 2019 to enhance community pharmacy’s role in urgent care provision.


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  • Additional guidance on PQS PCN Domains published


    by onuohad on October 9, 2020 at 10:53 am

    Following the publication of the full Pharmacy Quality Scheme (PQS) details on 27th August 2020 for 2020/21, additional guidance and resources have been published to support contractors, LPCs and Pharmacy PCN Leads meet the requirements of the scheme. Key additions PSNC has published the following support materials: PSNC Briefing 030/20 – Guidance for LPCs on… […]



  • Contractor and LPC leadership job opportunity at PSNC


    by mabbuttm on September 2, 2020 at 1:03 pm

    Are you passionate about the community pharmacy sector? PSNC is searching for a new Director to join our Leadership Team. This enhanced role, which has been vacant since the start of the year, will help to ensure that community pharmacy contractors and LPCs continue to be at the heart of everything that PSNC does. The… […]



  • PSNC issues statement on future of pharmacy representation


    by mabbuttm on August 28, 2020 at 4:13 pm

    PSNC has today published a statement on the future of pharmacy contractor representation, reflecting on how best to start the process of addressing the findings of an independent review. The independent review into contractor support and representation, which PSNC initiated in 2019 working together with LPCs, concluded in summer 2020 with the publication of a… […]

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