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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 124 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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  • Findings of the Independent Review into Contractor Representation and Support Published


    by mabbuttm on June 19, 2020 at 8:01 am

    Announcement Summary The findings and recommendations of the independent review into community pharmacy representation and support have been published today (Friday 19th June). The review was commissioned jointly by PSNC and LPCs last year to look for ways in which they could work more effectively together, and to ensure that the representation and support network… […]



  • Book now for Pharmacy Representation Review webinar


    by mabbuttm on June 10, 2020 at 2:00 pm

    Professor David Wright is holding a webinar about his independent review of community pharmacy representation and support on Monday 29th June at 7pm. The webinar will give contractors the opportunity to learn more about the findings of Professor Wright’s review – they will hear from him directly and have the chance to question him on… […]



  • LPC News: Booking now open for virtual meeting of LPCs and PSNC


    by mabbuttm on June 5, 2020 at 3:45 pm

    LPCs are now able to register to attend the virtual meeting of LPCs and PSNC on Wednesday 8th July. The meeting will give LPCs and PSNC the opportunity to discuss the findings of the independent review into community pharmacy contractor representation and support. Attendees will hear from the review author, Professor David Wright, and have… […]

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