New Hepatitis C Antibody Testing Service launched

New Hepatitis C Antibody Testing Service launched

September 7, 2020

The Advanced service is focused on provision of point of care testing for Hepatitis C antibodies to people who inject illicit drugs, but who haven’t yet moved to the point of accepting treatment for their substance use

All community pharmacies will be able to deliver this new service; provided that they meet all the service requirements detailed in the service specification.

The service launches on 1st September 2020.

For details of the newly commissioned Advanced service, please read the following LLR LPC website page:


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