News 21 Oct 2020

NHS Pharmacy First Approved List – First Technical Changes

Following feedback from our pharmacy teams, here are the first two technical changes.

News 14 Oct 2020

NHS PFS Approved List - Technical Feedback

Following the Scottish Government's publication of their NHS PFS Approved list in July, we have had some very helpful fe…

News 26 Oct 2020

MCR Ready Reckoner

This week’s MCR Ready Reckoner has been updated (26/10/2020) and is now available to download or you can view it via the…

News 01 Oct 2020

Additions and Changes to Part 7 – 1st October 2020

As of the 1st October 2020, all items from the Approved list for NHS Pharmacy First Scotland in Part 17 of the drugs lis…

News 01 Oct 2020

Serial Prescriptions Best Practice

With the emergence of COVID-19 and the resulting restrictions, you may have seen an increase in the number of patients b…

News 25 Sep 2020

NHS Pharmacy First Scotland Service: Approved List of Products

The NHS Pharmacy First Scotland approved list of products has been updated. The latest version can be found by hitting t…

News 16 Sep 2020

A Letter of Thanks from the GP OOH Services in Scotland

Dr Sian Tucker (Chair National Operations Group Scotland), wrote to us on behalf of the GP out of hours services in Scot…

News 15 Sep 2020

English Prescription Charges

The National Health Service (Free Prescriptions and Charges for Drugs and Appliances) (Scotland) Amendment Regulations 2…

News 02 Sep 2020

New ePharmacy Verification Certificate to be Downloaded

The renewal of the ePharmacy Verification certificate which is used to secure the content of some message responses from…

News 01 Oct 2020

Prescription Collection – Tuesday 6th October 2020

Tuesday 6th October 2020 is prescription collection courier day. During these busy times, the continued co-operation fro…

News 27 Aug 2020

IP Course and Funding Details

This week NES have advertised five courses which are open to community pharmacists. The courses are FULLY funded includi…

News 19 Aug 2020

Changes to PVG Scheme Process

As part of your membership to Community Pharmacy Scotland, when your employees complete PVG Scheme applications, you hav…