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Locally Commissioned Services


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What you need to know

SEXUAL HEALTH


Sexual health services help patients to reduce the risk of sexually transmitted infections, identify if they have an infection and provide access to contraception support.


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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.


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Need a blood test?

PHLEBOTOMY


Pharmacists can take bloods for patients, upon the request of their GP or nurse, at a location and time to suit the patient.


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.


LATEST PSNC NEWS

Read the latest news and Tweets from the PSNC.




  • Summer visits with your local MPs


    by fergusonj on August 17, 2018 at 3:36 pm

    Parliament is currently in recess for the summer, meaning that MPs are focusing on constituency work for the next few weeks. This presents a good time to reach out to your local politicians by inviting them to visit a pharmacy, showcasing services and demonstrating the value of the sector. Our MP visit guidance document has… […]



  • NAPC is looking for exceptional primary care teams


    by mabbuttm on August 3, 2018 at 1:49 pm

    The National Association of Primary Care (NAPC) is inviting nominations for its annual awards. The NAPC Awards 2018 will celebrate those people, teams and organisations who have gone the extra mile to provide improved patient care for their communities. The list of categories are: Clinician of the Year Primary Care at Scale Manager of the… […]



  • MPs publish report on NHS England’s contract with Capita


    by mabbuttm on August 2, 2018 at 8:28 am

    The Public Accounts Committee (PAC) has published a report on NHS England’s outsourcing of the Primary Care Services England (PCSE) contract to private firm Capita, recognising a number of problems with the services delivered to pharmacies and other healthcare providers. In August 2015, NHS England entered into a £330m seven-year contract with Capita, which aimed… […]

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Opening times

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Bank Holiday opening times August 2018

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