News 20 Sep 2019

October Drug Tariff Part 7 Addition Tenofovir 245mg Tablets

From the 1st October 2019 Tenofovir Disoproxil 245mg tablets will be added to part 7 of the drug tariff. The tariff pric…

News 19 Sep 2019

Changes to Inhalers

The following products manufactured by Boehringer Ingelheim have now moved from single use inhaler and cartridge packs t…

News 16 Sep 2019

Safety Culture Discussion Cards

NHS Education for Scotland (NES) have now distributed all of the Safety Culture Discussion Cards to pharmacies.

News 12 Sep 2019

NSAIDs Safer Care Bundle and Evaluation

Following our recent communications on the NSAIDs Safer Care Bundle evaluation, we have received some enquiries from mem…

News 05 Sep 2019

Remuneration Arrangements April - June 2019

PCA(P)(2019)19 details the retrospective payments for the Dispensing Pool, Establishment and PHS Emergency Hormonal Cont…

News 04 Sep 2019

Closure of Glasgow Western PPU

The Pharmacy Production Unit at the Western Hospital in Glasgow will be closing at the end of this year, and services wi…

News 01 Sep 2019

Operational Logbook September 2019

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

News 02 Sep 2019

Hepatitis C training materials launched

The Scottish Drug Forum (SDF) and Hepatitis Scotland (HS) have launched a new e-learning resource called “Hepatitis C an…

News 21 Aug 2019

Minor Ailment Service Replacement

You might be wondering what’s been happening with the Minor Ailment Service since the announcement in 2018 that there we…

News 20 Aug 2019

New CPS shortages guidance for pharmacy teams endorsed by NHS Boards

We know that medicines shortages have been a regular occurrence for years and continue to be an issue for community phar…

News 12 Aug 2019

Experiential Learning Nominations

NHS Education For Scotland (NES) would like to take this opportunity to invite you to nominate potential placements for …

News 12 Aug 2019

Update – Looking for facilitators for NES Unscheduled care events - dates added!

Are you passionate about ensuring continuity of care for patients when it comes to medicines? NES are looking for experi…

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