COVID-19: Vaccination Service in Community Pharmacy


 

Letter and agreement document published that sets out how a COVID-19 vaccination service will be commissioned directly from community pharmacy.

 

 

 

Dr Keith Ridge, Chief Pharmaceutical Officer for England has issued a letter: COVID-19 vaccination: Governance, handling, and preparation of vaccines by designated community pharmacies. The letter sets out the principles and expectations necessary to maintain the integrity, and therefore safety, quality and effectiveness, of COVID-19 vaccines.

An agreement document has also been published that sets out how a COVID-19 vaccination service will be commissioned directly from community pharmacy.

The letter and agreement can be accessed on the following NHS England website page:


Further information on this commissioned service can be accessed on the following PSNC website page:


Additionally, the LLR LPC news articles and resources published can be accessed on the following LLR LPC website page: