COVID-19: This week’s updates for community pharmacies (2)

COVID-19: This week’s updates for community pharmacies (2)

August 10, 2020

Latest news, information and guidance from LLR LPC and Pharmacy bodies.

Please read the following important updates by reading the individual numbered articles below:

PSNC COVID-19 daily updates – all the latest contractual, operational and practical information

PSNC is working with the Department of Health and Social Care and NHS England and NHS Improvement to provide as much support and guidance as possible to help community pharmacy teams contribute to some of the many challenges that could arise in an epidemic situation.

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PSNC are now publishing daily COVID-19 updates by email to all those that have authorised this news stream feed.

Please find below links for last week’s updates which cover the following topics:

  • Annual Flu letter published providing further details of national infuenza immunisation programme
  • BREXIT plans by Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC) for end of transition period
  • COVID-19 advanced sums payments now eligible to recently opened pharmacies
  • COVID-19 support for general practice
  • EPS Phase 4 rollout for SystmOne & EMIS
  • Flu vaccination service update on new flexible approach
  • Immunisation clinical guidance for PPE requirements
  • Latest FAQs
  • PPE portal now live for community pharmacy emergency only orders
  • PQS Part 2 Initial information released for 2020/21
  • PSNC COVID-19 operational pressures survey on independent pharmacies – July 2020
  • PSNC Pharmacy Representation Review Next Steps Webinar on Monday 10th August
  • Reported drug quota issues update
  • Royal Pharmaceutical Society (RPS) Inclusion and Diversity Group

PSNC COVID-19 daily updates:


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