SSP06 extension issued for Fluoxetine 40mg capsules

The SSP for Fluoxetine 40mg capsules has been extended until 10th August 2020. This SSP was originally in place until 20th July, but has been extended. This may be outlines procedures to follow in providing a suitable alternative product, two Fluoxetine 20mg capsules in response to the serious shortage affecting…

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COVID-19 – Individual risk assessments surveys during July 2020

On 24th June, NHSE&I announced the need for NHS Providers to undertake staff risk assessments, this includes Community Pharmacy. At their recent webinar, it was also reiterated that all Community Pharmacies are expected to comply. NHSE&I have stated in their letter that assessments for at least staff in at risk…

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Friday Letter 26/06/2020

Friday 26th June 2020 Shielding Patient Letters Please be reminded of the following Shielding patient letters with an update on the relaxation of lockdown rules for those Shielding over the coming months. Supply Disruption Alert: Phenelzine Sulphate 15mg tablets (Nardil®) The Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC) and NHS…

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Friday letter 07/05/2020

Friday 7th May 2020 High Street Heros – Local pharmacy featured in article Sinclairs Pharmacy on Roman Road has been featured in a local magazine, recognising their hard work in response to the Coronavirus crisis Claims for Pandemic Delivery Service Community pharmacy contractors are now able to claim payment for…

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