Essex LPC- representing pharmacy contractors across Essex

Increase to prescription charge

Prescription increase

In England, the NHS prescription charge will increase to £9.35 per prescription item from 1st April 2021.

Deadline date changes

The PQS Part 2 2020/21 declaration window is now closed, however, contractors will have until 30th June 2021 to complete...

Non-commissioned services

As you will no doubt be aware the covid-19 vaccination programme is likely to start very soon with the approval...

“Outbreak”

Thanks to those that joined the webinar “Outbreak”, as promised please find the slides (based on information as at 3rd...

Covid-19 – Testing

If any of you encounter staffing problems because of staff self-isolating please remember pharmacy staff (and members of their households)...

Covid 19 – 5th March

General points Members of the public should continue following HM Government and NHS advice about the COVID-19 coronavirus from: https://www.gov.uk/guidance/coronavirus-covid-19-information-for-the-public...

Covid-19 – 4th March 2020

Please note that all the government communications will be sent to your shared NHS mailbox. The SOP should be shared...