NHS England Area Team
South Yorkshire and Bassetlaw locality team oversees and accounts for the delivery of services on behalf of the CCGs in – Barnsley, Bassetlaw, Doncaster, Rotherham and Sheffield. This is to ensure that each individual CCG continues to meet its legal, financial and performance responsibilities and obligations.
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Community Pharmacy Assurance Framework (CPAF) Information
Please click here for details of the 2018-19 CPAF process.
Please click here for details of the 2017-18 CPAF return process.
Dispensing Specials – Certificates of Conformity
Until further notice, please do not send copies of certificates of conformity to NHS England in South Yorkshire and Bassetlaw.
Please ensure that you keep copies safely and make them available if required to do so by NHS England.
General Contacts For Community Pharmacies
All New Issues or Enquiries
Non-urgent email*: firstname.lastname@example.org
*For all emails sent to the above email, please put the town your pharmacy is in at the start of the subject line e.g. “Doncaster – subject of email” This allows the email to be directed to the right team member(s) as soon as possible.
Post: Primary Care Team,
Urgent: Tel: 0113 8253423 / 53364
ONLY contact a team member directly for existing, outstanding issues and queries. Failure to do this will cause delay
General Guidance on emailing the Area team
Put your town at the start of the subject line – this allows the email to be sent to a team member covering that locality as soon as possible, and even if team members are on holiday.
After the town, try to put a few words that best describe what the email relates to. Then add your ODS code (unless you want to remain anonymous)
E.g. subject: “Sheffield CD code query – FX111
General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and Information Governance (IG)
Details relating to GDPR will be posted here as they become available.
Please click here for letter from Embed around potential training.
Embed communication about IG here
Further IG communication from Embed IG here
Please report through the Nation Reporting and Learning System (NRLS) web portal here
Patient Returned Waste Medicines Collection
For all issues please email email@example.com stating “waste collection” in the subject line and details and supporting information within the email. Please include Pharmacy details including ODS code and current collection schedule.
For queries relating to prescriptions and national services contact NHSBSA in the first instance.
For queries relating to locally commissioned services contact the appropriate local commissioner (eg CCG or LA)
For issues relating to stationary orders and/or delivery of drug tariff etc, send an email with the
service you are contacting about in the subject line to: PCSE.firstname.lastname@example.org
PCSE April 2016