Prescription charge exemptions and switching webinar

Published on: 23rd January 2019 | Updated on: 15th March 2022

PSNC and the NHS Business Services Authority (NHSBSA) held a ‘Prescription charge exemptions and switching’ webinar on 22nd January 2019; a recorded version of this webinar is available below.

During this webinar, the presenters outlined the different exemptions from the prescription charge, including the evidence needed to prove eligibility, and explained how the declaration process varies between paper and electronic prescriptions. This was followed by details of why prescriptions are switched and how this affects pharmacy payments, as well as top tips on how to make sure switching isn’t a problem in your pharmacy. The presenters also answered related questions at the end of the webinar.

Please note: to view this recording, you will need to register (or input the email address you registered with previously).

Watch the on-demand version of the Prescription charge exemptions and switching webinar here

You can also click here to view the slide pack used in the webinar.

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