COVID-19 Standard Operating Procedure for Pharmacies

February 28, 2020

NHSE&I have published new Coronavirus (COVID-19) guidance for primary care teams. This includes a specific document for community pharmacy teams, which sets out the Standard Operating Procedure for dealing with patients presenting in the pharmacy with suspected COVID-19 infection.  All pharmacy contractors should read the guidance and undertake appropriate actions to manage potentially infected patients.

You can download the most up-to-date version of this document from the following page:

The government guidance has also been updated recently:

Resource materials (posters) can be found on the PHE website for you to print and display in your pharmacy:

We now have a dedicated Covid-19 page on the LPC website with all the available resources. You can find it on the following link:

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