Friday 21st December 2018
Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!
Christmas & New Year Opening Times
Please be aware of the following opening times for pharmacies over the upcoming holidays.
Reminder: Mary Seacole final London Cohort
The high recommended Mary Seacole Leadership course has a final cohort in London in February. If you wish to undertake this fully-funded programme, please be reminded that the deadline is fast approaching, 15th January 2019. However, also be reminded that places are limited and this is the FINAL confirmed London cohort, so please apply now to avoid dissapointment.
Please see the LPC website for the full webpage, links to testimonials and further programme details.
December 2018 Price Concessions/NCSO – Final update
Final December 2018 price concessions have been published, click here to view on the PSNC website.
NELLPC pharmacy event next month- Register today!
Following our email yesterday, please be reminded to register for our first contractor/pharmacist meeting of the year next month!
Due to the nature of the holiday season, we will have to confirm numbers shortly after the new year to ensure refreshments and meeting preparations are ready so please register as soon as possible.
Date: Sunday 6th January 2019
Venue: To be confirmed
Click here to register: https://www.nellpc.org.uk/?p=27660
Reminder: National clinical audit 2018 deadline
Be reminded that your data from your National Clinical Audit must be uploaded by 30th December 2018.
This years audit focuses on advising those with diabetes on the importance of them receiving their influenza vaccination each year.
The audit is to be conducted during the flu vaccination season, so that people with diabetes can be encouraged to be vaccinated and then can be given the vaccine at the pharmacy should they provide the service, and if the patient has not already been vaccinated.
This is mandatory for all pharmacy contractors, click here for more information and support on the PSNC website
Accuracy checking pharmacy technician (ACPT) programme |CPPE
Funded by the Pharmacy Integration fund (PhIF), registration is now open for the ACPT programme from CPPE. please see the flyer below for more information and details on how to apply.
Reminder: UCL School Of Pharmacy New Year Lecture
Please be reminded of the Royal Pharmaceutical Society/UCL School of Pharmacy New Year Lecture on the Prevention and Treatment of Diabetes. This is great CPD for pharmacists.
December 2018 CPN magazine is out now
Please see this months addition of the CPN magazine from PSNC icnluding:
- Brexit contingency planning;
- PSNC’s plans for 2019;
- Support for Quality Payments; and
- Drug Tariff distribution notice.
Help your patients stop smoking in 2019 | RPS
See the article from RPS on supporting your patients to give up smoking in the New Year.