News 01 Dec 2019

Operational Logbook December 2019

The Operational Logbook for December 2019 is now available to download.

News 28 Nov 2019

Nardil (Phenelzine) shortage - further guidance for pharmacy teams

You may have noticed that a Medicine Supply Alert Notice (MSAN) was issued in October for Nardil (Phenelzine) 15mg table…

News 19 Nov 2019

Chloramphenicol supply to children under the age of 2

You may be aware that the POM pack of Chloramphenicol eye drops has been discontinued. As the PGD which most Health Boar…

News 19 Nov 2019

MHRA Looking for Volunteers

The Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) is setting up a stakeholder group to discuss the reclassi…

News 13 Nov 2019

Prescription Collection Bags- Arriving soon!

We’re making a list, we’re checking it twice, we’re looking to see who’s picked up once or twice… Nope, not Santa coming…

News 11 Nov 2019

NES OTC training materials

In February this year all community pharmacies in Scotland received a copy of the third in a series of training resource…

News 11 Nov 2019

Pain Association Scotland

We recently met with Pain Association Scotland, who offer community support for those living with chronic pain. This is …

News 02 Dec 2019

CMS Ready Reckoner

This week's CMS Ready Reckoner has been updated (2/12/19) and is now available to download. If you have any questions re…

News 07 Nov 2019

BDA Scotland Oral Cancer Campaign 2019

Join us in continuing the fight against rising oral cancer in Scotlands Oral cancers in Scotland are among the fastest …

News 04 Nov 2019

Independent prescribing in community pharmacy

You may be aware that recently, we welcomed Scottish Government funding (via NES) for over 60 community pharmacists to u…

News 31 Oct 2019

Registration with the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO)

We would like to remind community pharmacy owners that all community pharmacy businesses must be registered with the ICO…

News 30 Oct 2019

New Shortages section

Here at CPS we are acutely aware that not a day goes by without some new information about shortages being published. We…

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