Services Database On Demand Availability of Palliative Care Drugs (Salford area)

Service ID



The pharmacy contractor is required to hold the specified list (see Appendix 1) of drugs required to deliver this service, and will dispense the items in response to NHS prescriptions presented to the pharmacy. If at any point the pharmacy contractor is unable to source any of the drugs listed in Appendix 1, it is their responsibility to inform the Salford CCG Pharmacy team at
The pharmacy contractor has a duty to ensure that the pharmacists and staff involved in the provision of the service have the required knowledge and appropriate training to deliver the service. This will include:

  • Details of wholesalers – delivery/order times and contact details
  • Access to the agreed drug list

Location of service

Greater Manchester LPC


Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG)

Method of commissioning

Source of funding

Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG)

Service type

On demand availability of specialist drugs (palliative care)

Other organisations involved


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