About Community Pharmacy South Central
Continuously improving the quality of care we give patients and
improving the outcomes of their treatment is the core purpose of
the new NHS commissioning system.
The latest news
Information on training events and resources available for you and your team
Thursday 11th January 2018
The Community Pharmacy Patient Safety Group was formed by Community Pharmacy Medical Safety Officers uniting in their commitment to advance patient safety culture and practice. Each year, the group meet and set out some core priority areas to work on.
Wednesday 10th January 2018
MPA now listed as a Class B drug under the Misuse of Drugs Act 1971 and is inserted into Schedule 1 to the 2001 Regulations (no recognised medicinal or legitimate use)
Tuesday 9th January 2018
Places limited to one person per pharmacy at any venue **** Register NOW to book your place ****
Monday 8th January 2018
Service switch on for Southampton, Hampshire & Portsmouth only
A 2 day course to equip participants with the basic knowledge, skills and attitudes for the effective management of sexually transmitted infections outside of the GUM setting.
Friday 5th January 2018
The PHE Smokefree Health Harms campaign was launched at New Year. To help you support the Health Harms campaign locally, PHE have a wide range of resources you can download and order for free. Checkout the campaign information, materials and resources available now.
Change4Life has launched a new campaign to help families choose healthier snacks.
Get involved by using the free resources available.
Friday 29th December 2017
Welcome to this week's email 'postcard' posted to all pharmacy contractors for use by pharmacists and their teams.
Thursday 21st December 2017
CD clear dosing instructions and the introduction of schedule 2 & 3 CD prescribing through EPS
GPs and other prescribers working in primary care may now prescribe antiviral medicines for the prophylaxis and treatment of influenza on NHS FP10 prescriptions
Wednesday 20th December 2017
Important information for pharmacists and their teams including recommendations and reference resources
Tuesday 19th December 2017
Help in understanding why currently some usual medicines are in short supply.
Helping patients to make the right choice when they are not feeling well is crucial for the NHS during the winter period
Friday 15th December 2017
8 free engagement events are being hosted across Wessex to enable all pharmacies to achieve Dementia Friendly status.
Register now for your preferred venue and date.
Thursday 14th December 2017
Action required: Get Ready Now!
Pharmacy teams are encouraged to order in the numerous Smoke-free support tools and free resources on offer to help your customers quit successfully.