Services Database Emergency Supply Service 2016-17

Service ID



NHS Rotherham CCG (NHS RCCG) is commissioning the Emergency Supply of Medicines Local Enhanced Service (LES) for all the Bank Holiday periods from 1st April 2016 to 31st March 2017.

The LES is running during GP out of hour’s periods i.e. Monday to Thursday 6pm until 8am, Friday to Monday (weekend) from 6 pm to 8am and Bank Holidays. The table below summarises the dates and times the LES is active for. In addition it includes the maximum duration of supply;

bank holiday period service starts (6pm) service ends (8am) Up to Days’ supply
Early May Day bank holiday Fri 29/04/2016 Tue 03/05/2016 7
Spring bank holiday Fri 27/05/2016 Tue 31/05/2016 7
Late Summer bank holiday Fri 26/08/2016 Tue 30/08/2016 7

Christmas Day & Boxing Day (including substitute day)


New Year’s Day

(including substitute day)

Fri 23/12/2016 Tue 03/01/2017 14

Location of service

Rotherham LPC


Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG)

Method of commissioning

Source of funding

Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG)

Service type

Emergency supply NHS service

Other organisations involved


Start date: 29/04/2016
End date: 31/03/2017




Not known.