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This annex relates to Chapter 38 of the Pharmacy Manual and is a form for contractors to advise the regional team when a contractor is permanently closing its premises.
Template Sub-Contract for use with NHS Standard Contract (Shorter Form) Schedule 6F Sub-Contractor Data Processing Agreement
Guidance on the NHS sub-contract and the sub-contracts themselves.
On 3 April 2014 NHS England published Securing Excellence in GP IT Services: Operating model for 2014-16 an updated operating model to ‘Securing Excellence in GP IT Services’. The updated document sets out plans for how more than £230million in funding will be used to ensure all GP practices across England have high quality IT […]
In advance of the Community pharmacy seasonal influenza vaccination advanced service re-commencing on 1st September 2016 NHS England is today releasing the service specification and accompanying Patient Group Direction (PGD) for use by pharmacy contractors who wish to take part in this service. This will enable individual pharmacists to finalise completion of the Declaration of […]
The Pharmacy Manual forms part of a suite of policies and procedures to support commissioning and contract management of primary care. These policies and procedures support quality and consistency of commissioning and eliminate duplication of effort in the management of the four primary care contractor groups. All policies and procedures have been designed to support […]
NHS England and NHS Improvement has published guidance on the amendments to the NHS (Pharmaceutical and Local Pharmaceutical Services) Regulations 2013, which introduced nationally agreed changes to the Community Pharmacy Contractual Framework for pharmacy and dispensing appliance contractors. These changes come into force on several dates; 9 November 2020, 1 January 2021, 15 February 2021 […]
2019/20 Community Pharmacy Contractual Framework (CPCF) national clinical audit: Antimicrobial stewardship 2019/20 CPCF national clinical audit guidance 2019/20 audit response record (pharmacy use) Pharmacy services The service specification document and supporting patient group direction for the Community Pharmacy Seasonal Influenza Vaccine Service for the 2018/19 flu season. Directing of Prescriptions Covering Letter Poster: Combatting Prescription […]
Template Sub-Contract for use with NHS Standard Contract 2017/18 and 2018/19 (Shorter Form) Schedule 6F Sub-Contractor Data Processing Agreement July 2018 edition
This template sub-contract should be read in conjunction with the guidance on the NHS standard sub-contract for the provision of clinical services 2017/18 and 2018/19 (full length and shorter-form versions) (updated July 2018).
In the latest in a series blogs focusing on Sustainability and Transformation Plans (STPs), Ed Smith, Chair of NHS Improvement, explores some of the key questions that need be asked in order to take the right approach to planning. I always think that a really good question to ask someone is “how do you feel?” […]
Victims of sexual abuse will receive a lifetime of mental health care to help cope with the trauma, NHS England has announced. As part of a five year strategy delivering a new package of sexual abuse and assault care across England, the NHS has set out plans for better care, including Sexual Assault Referral Centres […]