Sunderland LPC Website

Sunderland LPC represents all community pharmacy contractors in the City of Sunderland, covering Sunderland, Washington and Houghton-le-spring areas.


Our vision is for community pharmacies to provide a wide range of high quality healthcare services to our local populations.



Sunderland LPC

I have long believed that community pharmacy is an underutilised source of patient
care, for example in helping and monitoring patients with long term conditions.
Dr David Colin-Thomé OBE

Sunderland LPC mission statement

We see Community Pharmacies in Sunderland being recognised as key providers of a wide range of high quality healthcare services to our local community and Sunderland Local Pharmaceutical Committee being recognised by all stakeholders as the voice of community pharmacy

LPC working

Sunderland LPC hard at work at a recent meeting

Quality Payments

For more information on the new Pharmacy Contract & Quality Payment Scheme – make sure you always check on the most up-to-date information from the PSNC website

Anticoagulation Monitoring

Sunderland CCG is looking to commission a community based Anticoagulation Service North of England Commissioning Support (NECS) is working for...

Maloff Protect

Maloff Protect (atovaquone/proguanil hydrochloride) antimalarial tablets now available to buy from pharmacies, private prescription is no longer required The Medicines and Healthcare...

 Whistle Blowing Policy

Pharmacies need to review/update their Whistleblowing Policies by the end of September in line with NHS England guidance. The updated...

LPC Constitution & Strategy

Sunderland LPC recently updated their constitution. Please find the latest version here for your information. Sunderland LPC have also just published...

EPS – Sunderland local update

A number of key issues have been identified following the work of the Sunderland LPC working group on Electronic Prescription Services...