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.


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

NUMSAS


NHS Urgent Medicine Supply Advanced Service enables patients who have contacted 111 to be referred to pharmacy for urgent medicines.


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  • CPCF Roadshows: Digital roadshow added to schedule


    by mabbuttm on September 19, 2019 at 1:03 pm

    Following the announcement of a five-year deal for community pharmacy, PSNC has been holding a series of roadshow events for community pharmacists across England. The events are hosted by PSNC Chief Executive Simon Dukes and his team and are being held to help community pharmacy contractors and anyone working in community pharmacies to understand the… […]



  • CPCF Roadshow continues with Ipswich and Peterborough


    by mabbuttm on September 10, 2019 at 11:30 am

    Following the announcement of a five-year deal on the Community Pharmacy Contractual Framework (CPCF), PSNC is holding a series of Sunday roadshow events for community pharmacists across England. The Roadshow continues this Sunday (15th September) with events being held in Ipswich and Peterborough, so there is not long left to secure a place. What the… […]



  • Promoting flu vaccinations: 2019/20 LPC toolkit launched


    by taylorr on September 4, 2019 at 7:58 am

    PSNC has today launched a toolkit to help LPCs to promote the 2019/20 Flu Vaccination Service. To support LPCs in matching the incredible success of last year’s service, PSNC has once again developed and updated a wide range of resources to help with communications and marketing. There are resources which aim to gain interest from… […]

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