News 23 Feb 2021

Key Facts Lateral Flow Device (LFD) Tests

With the release of the documents re the launch of LFD Tests to Community Pharmacies, we have pulled together the follow…

News 22 Feb 2021

MCR Ready Reckoner

This week’s MCR Ready Reckoner has been updated and is now available to download or you can view it via the App.

News 11 Feb 2021

Would you like to Join Our User Groups?

We have a User Group at CPS, made up of a great team of CPS members. We send them a variety of messages, asking for opin…

News 04 Feb 2021

Exemptions For Patients Living in other UK Nations

As you will be aware, patient prescription charges still apply to prescriptions originating from other UK countries out …

News 04 Feb 2021

NHS Pharmacy First Service Disallowed Items

In addition to our recent article guiding you through our top tips for prescribing under Pharmacy First, to help you i…

News 03 Feb 2021

Early Career Framework for Community Pharmacists in Scotland

Scottish Government indicated early 2020 the intention to establish a national Community Pharmacy Early Career Framework…

News 20 Jan 2021

On the hunt for some Serial Prescription stars!

We are looking for 2-3 pharmacy team members who are serial prescription whizzes

News 15 Feb 2021

Prescription Collection – Thursday 18th February 2021

Thursday 18th February 2021 is prescription collection courier day. Time again to get counting your prescriptions! For f…

News 14 Jan 2021

ePharmacy Infrastructure Upgrade – Advance Notice of Unavailability

The ePharmacy Infrastructure is to undergo a significant upgrade. The ePharmacy Message Store (ePMS) and Pharmacy Care R…

News 14 Jan 2021

Pharmacy Teams Self-Isolation and Shielding Monthly Data Capture

With the further restrictions put in place it was agreed with the CPS Board to create a platform for recording the numbe…

News 14 Jan 2021

Inhaler Dispensing

Spiriva Respimat Inhalation Solution Cartridge with Device (2.5mcg/dose) is a commonly prescribed inhaler which comes as…

News 14 Jan 2021

Ask for ANI (Action Needed Immediately)

is a codeword scheme developed by the Home Office to provide a discreet way for victims of domestic abuse to signal that…