Findings of the Independent Review into Contractor Representation and Support Published

Findings of the Independent Review into Contractor Representation and Support Published

June 22, 2020

The findings and recommendations of the independent review into community pharmacy representation and support have been published on Friday 19th June.

The review was commissioned jointly by PSNC and LPCs last year to look for ways in which they could work more effectively together, and to ensure that the representation and support network for contractors – both local and national – is fit for the future.

The review was led by Professor David Wright, Professor of Pharmacy Practice at the University of East Anglia (UEA), working with a team of UEA researchers and taking evidence through focus groups, interviews and surveys from people across the community pharmacy sector and beyond.

Action for Community Pharmacy Contractors – please sign up to the webinar on Monday 29th June 2020 at 7pm

Community pharmacy contractors can read Professor Wright’s report (which is available as a short or long version) via his website at: pharmacy-review.org. There will also be a chance to learn more and to ask questions of Professor Wright in his webinar being held at 7pm on Monday 29th Juneregister here.

To help contractors and their teams to understand the current structures for representation and support as well as what Professor Wright’s report recommends, PSNC’s Communications Team has produced a summary briefing available to download here.

Further Information is available here.




More Latest News >

Flu 2021/22 Resources for Contractors

Following the publication of the 2021/22 Flu Vaccination advanced service specification the Public Health England (PHE) Immunisation publication team have produced a range...

ERD Updated Guidance and Resources

Electronic Repeat Dispensing (eRD) was introduced in July 2009 as a method of dispensing prescriptions electronically. As an increasing number of...

PQS 2021/22 webinar

PSNC will be holding a webinar to support contractors to take part in the 2021/22 PQS.  Scheduled for  Tuesday 14th...

PQS: NHSE&I guidance published

NHS England and NHS Improvement (NHSE&I) have published guidance on the 2021/22 Pharmacy Quality Scheme (PQS). The guidance document provides information...