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

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

June 1, 2020

Latest news, information and guidance from LLR LPC, Pharmacy bodies and NHS England & NHS Improvement (NHSE&I) for primary care teams.

1. 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 this week’s updates which cover the following topics:

  • Claiming for Early May Bank Holiday payments (8th May)
  • COVID-19 related payment guide
  • FAQs
  • Handling medicines returned for disposal
  • Help Us, Help You – Primary Care campaign
  • NHS Test & Trace – implications for community pharmacy
  • Pharmacy Earlier Payment Scheme (PEPS) – changes to be made
  • Pharmacy Social Media campaign
  • PSNC considers next steps for the sector at May meeting
  • PSNC COVID-19 communications update
  • PSNC secures further £50 million injection to ease cashflow challenges

PSNC COVID-19 daily updates:


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