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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  • PSNC publishes 2018/19 annual report 


    by mabbuttm on October 22, 2019 at 2:01 pm

    PSNC has today (22nd October) published its annual report, setting out the work it did on behalf of community pharmacy contractors in 2018/19. During a challenging year for community pharmacy, PSNC worked hard to push for more financial security for the sector and developing crucial guidance documents to help contractors and pharmacy teams. The annual… […]



  • PQS: Who is going to be your Pharmacy PCN Lead?


    by taylorr on October 8, 2019 at 2:20 pm

    PSNC has published two Briefings to support community pharmacy contractors and LPCs on working together to enable contractors to meet the Primary Care Networks (PCN) domain of the Pharmacy Quality Scheme (PQS). PSNC Briefing 047/19: PQS – Guidance for community pharmacy contractors on the Primary Care Networks domain; and PSNC Briefing 048/19: PQS – Guidance… […]



  • Digital CPCF Roadshow now on-demand


    by mabbuttm on October 4, 2019 at 8:35 am

    Community pharmacy contractors can now access an online recording of our Digital Roadshow on the Community Pharmacy Contractual Framework (CPCF). Over 500 people registered for yesterday’s webinar to help community pharmacists and their teams understand the five-year deal, hosted by PSNC Chief Executive Simon Dukes and his policy team. Feedback we have received so far:… […]

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