As part of the of support services it offers, PSNC often sends out briefings to LPCs and pharmacy contractors. These briefings range from presentations to help LPCs and pharmacy teams to understand key areas of PSNC’s work, to updates and guidance on the new NHS environment and regulations.
The briefings PSNC has sent out in the past year on dispensing and supply are listed below or, you can view older archived briefings at the bottom of the page.
If you have any questions on the briefings, please contact the PSNC team member detailed in the briefing.
PSNC Briefing 030/17: Dispensing Factsheet – Checking Prescription Exemption Status (May 2017)
PSNC Briefing 029/17: Monthly Dispensing & Supply update (May 2017)
PSNC Briefing 025/17: Monthly Dispensing & Supply update (April 2017)
PSNC Briefing 008/17: Pricing, Payment and Part VIIIA of the Drug Tariff (February 2017)
PSNC Briefing 030/16: NHS stationery for community pharmacy obtainable from the Primary Care Support England (PCSE) portal (June 2016)
PSNC Briefing 060/15: Dispensing Factsheet - Where to Obtain External Resources (December 2015)
PSNC Briefing 024/15: Dispensing Factsheet - Is This Prescription Form Valid? (April 2015)
PSNC Briefing 017/15: Dispensing Factsheet – Unlicensed Specials and Imports (August 2014)
PSNC Briefing 016/15: Dispensing Factsheet – Is This Item Allowed? (October 2014)
PSNC Briefing 015/15: Dispensing Factsheet - Charges and Exemptions (November 2014)
PSNC Briefing 014/15: Dispensing Factsheet - No Charge and Multi Charge Items (December 2014)
PSNC Briefing 013/15: Dispensing Factsheet - Using the Drug Tariff (January 2015)
PSNC Briefing 012/15: Dispensing Factsheet - Where to Obtain External Resources (February 2015)
PSNC Briefing 103/13: PSNC’s Information Team - how it supports contractors on Drug Tariff problems (October 2013)
PSNC Briefing 102/13: How does PSNC work to help contractors with medicines supply problems? (October 2013)
PSNC Briefing 086/13: Medicines Wastage and Prescription Duration (August 2013)
PSNC Briefing 081/13: NCSO and Price Concessions (July 2013)
PSNC Briefing 022/13: A New Patient Exemption - Universal Credit (March 2013)
PSNC Briefing 022/12: Drug Tariff Simplification Changes - April 2012 (March 2012)
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