Pharmacy Quality Scheme (PQS)

The Department of Health (DH) has introduced The Pharmacy Quality Scheme (PQS),the new name for the Quality Payments Scheme (QPS), which forms part of the Community Pharmacy Contractual Framework (CPCF),  and involves payments being made to community pharmacy contractors meeting certain gateway and quality criteria, with funding being part of the five-year deal for the CPCF. The new scheme has funding of £75 million and a review period in February 2020.

Please click here for full guidance issued by PSNC on the PQS