Access to Emergency Medicines (Palliative Care)

Scheme number 1, commissioned by NHS England.

NHS contract:

Pharmacy Contract for CCG co-commissioned services

Access to Emergency Medicines Service Specification 2015-2017

The Emergency Care medicines list (page 4) has been updated since this specification was published: please see the Emergency Medicines Stock and Stock Holders List. Please contact one of the listed pharmacies if you are unable to fill an urgent prescription for one of these items.


The pharmacy contractor has a duty to ensure that pharmacists and staff involved in the provision of the service have relevant knowledge and are appropriately trained in the operation of the service.