Vaccinations 2020 – Community Pharmacy

Flu Letters Registration Documents User Guides PPE LPC Support Notes FAQ Flu Letters 2nd Flu Letter Published Wednesday 5 August 2020: 1st Flu Letter Published 14th May 2020: Registration For pharmacies wishing to participate in the London and National Flu service 2020/21, you must complete an expression of interest online…

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Atrial Fibrillation detection service EOI

This expression of interest is for Barking and Dagenham, Havering and Redbridge pharmacies only. This form is now closed, thank you. What do you think of this post? Please give us your opinion!Awesome ()Interesting ()Useful ()Learnt something ()

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Friday Letter 14/08/2020

Friday 14th August 2020 Operating behind closed doors – Stopped with immediate effect Any pharmacies operating behind closed doors or operating at temporarily reduced opening times must cease doing so immediately. As per the revised COVID-19 SOP, all pharmacies must now return to their normal opening hours as the allowance…

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Further extension to SSP06 for Fluoxetine 40mg Capsules

There has been a further extension to SSP06 for Fluoxetine 40mg capsules. This will now be in place until 4th September 2020. This SSP outlines procedures to follow in providing a suitable alternative product in response to the serious shortage affecting the 40mg capsules. Pharmacists must exercise their professional judgement…

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Second Flu Letter for 2020/21

National Flu update letter 2020-21 The second flu letter for the upcoming national immunisation programme 2020/21 has been published on 5th August 2020. This is further to the letter published 14th May and gives more information on the intentions for the upcoming immunisation programme, particularly in light of COVID-19. This…

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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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