Coventry LPC



February 8, 2019 Newsletter0

Pharmacy Complete are running a workshop in Birmingham on 5 March 2019. It is targeted at independent contractors to help them plan and build a more sustainable future for their pharmacy.

This event is FREE to registered delegates. Please note that spaces are limited to one per contractor and to a maximum of 20 to optimise the outcomes for delegates. Booking is on a first come basis. You can book your place through this LINK.

A flyer is available to download HERE

Feedback from workshops they have already run has been outstanding.


October 8, 2018 Newsletter0

A new module for our online Community Pharmacy training course has been published by Virtual Outcomes.

The theme for October is ‘Addiction and Drug Misuse’.

Please find attached the PDF flyer for this course.

You can listen to the podcast HERE. (please note that the podcast is meant to be a taster for the module and does not cover the entire content.)

There is also a short video trailer available to view HERE.

Don’t forget that you can access all courses from January 2018 from the Virtual Outcomes website. You can find all the necessary information on our Virtual Outcomes page HERE.

May 8, 2018 Newsletter0

Join us for free on Sunday 10 June for an event dedicated to community pharmacy. We have been advising on the development of the agenda and are looking forward to the great range of sessions on offer. Topics will include:

  • Revalidation for Pharmacists
  • Optimising retail and OTC sales
  • GDPR
  • Overcoming supply chain challenges
  • Workforce planning and upskilling
  • Beyond Healthy Living Pharmacy
  • Business planning
  • Establishing new commissioned services

To book your free place click here and quote “COVLPC”:

April 26, 2018 Newsletter0

There have been a number of reports of NHS England seeking to carry out reviews or audits of pharmacy contractors’ Out of Pocket (OOP) expenses.

In one request NHS England told a number of pharmacy contractors that their level of claims was more than four times that of their peers and represented a significant level of dispensing and they wanted to understand the rationale for this.

To assist contractors and LPCs the following FAQs have been prepared in the below document:

Out of Pocket Expenses


April 26, 2018 Newsletter0

Central Health have been successful in securing a Service Level Agreement with Ice Creates for the provision of smoking cessation.  Ice Creates won the tender to provide the Adult Healthy Lifestyles Service (of which smoking cessation is part) and CHS are pleased to be working with them. Please see the below documents for further details on the service:





April 16, 2018 Newsletter0

The information will also be added to the Resources section of the LPC website.
The LPC is running an event on 25th April in Coventry.
A copy of the presentation can be found here: GDPR GPhC Event Presentation vs website May 2018
GDPR handouts, resources and links:

Guidance for Community Pharmacy – Part 1 – Version 1

Guidance for Community Pharmacy (shorter version) – Part 2 – Version 1

Workbook for Community Pharmacy – Part 3 – Version 1

Preparing for GDPR – 12 Steps

GPhC handouts, resources and links:

GPhC revalidation framework January 2018

Example records for revalidation for pharmacy professionals

QPS – June 2018 handouts, resources and links:

NHS mail guide for pharmacies

NHS mail FAQ’s 2017

Adding Bank Holidays to NHS Choices

SCR Quality Payments Viewing Calculator has been published



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