Circular 27 Nov 2020

COVID-19 Financial Support for Community Pharmacy

Circular PCA(P)(2020)27 sets out the agreed payment(s) to be made to community pharmacy contractors for COVID-19 related…

Circular 26 Nov 2020

PCA(P)(2020)26 - COVID-19 Vaccination Programme

Circular PCA(P)(2020)26 puts in place a framework which NHS Health Boards may use to enter into future agreements with a…

Circular 19 Nov 2020

PCA(P)(2020)25 - AHP Prescribers and Prescription Stationery

Circular PCA(P)(2020)25 provides updated advice to community pharmacy contractors about the prescription stationery bein…

Circular 06 Nov 2020

PCA(P)(2020)24 - NHS PFS - Guidance and Referral Form for Treatment of Minor Eye Conditions

This Circular provides guidance aimed at both community optometry and community pharmacy teams and a referral form for t…

Circular 03 Nov 2020

PCA(P)(2020)23 - Pharmaceutical Services Amendments to Drug Tariff in Respects of Remuneration Arrangements for 2020/21

The Scottish Government has released circular PCA(P)(2020)23 which informs NHS Boards and community pharmacy contractors…

Circular 16 Oct 2020

PCA(P)(2020)22 - Community Pharmacist Practitioner Champions

This Circular informs NHS Boards and community pharmacy contractors of the intention to continue funding for Community P…

Circular 09 Oct 2020

PCA(P)(2020)21 - Pharmaceutical Services Amendments to Drug Tariff in Respects of Remuneration Arrangements for 2020/21

This circular advises NHS Boards and community pharmacy contractors of changes in the Drug Tariff with respect of remune…

Circular 08 Oct 2020

PCA(P)(2020)20 - Influenza Vaccine Reimbursement Arrangements 2020/21

This circular advises NHS Boards and community pharmacy contractors of changes in the Drug Tariff with respect of reimbu…

Circular 29 Sep 2020

PCA(P)(2020)19 - Amendments to the Drug Tariff in Respect of Remuneration Arrangements 20/21

This circular advises NHS Boards and community pharmacy contractors of changes in the Drug Tariff with respect of remune…

Circular 11 Sep 2020

PCA(P)(2020)18 - Gluten Free Food Prescribable Product List 2020

The Scottish Government has released circular PCA(P)(2020)18 which advises that the Gluten-Free Food Prescribable Produc…

Circular 21 Aug 2020

PCA(P) (2020)17 - Community Pharmacy - Influenza Vaccination Programme 2020/21

The Scottish Government has released circular PCA(P)(2020)17 which informs NHS Boards and community pharmacy contractors…

Circular 11 Aug 2020

PCA(P)(2020)16 - Independent Prescribing Service (NHS Pharmacy First Plus)

The Scottish Government has released circular PCA(P)(2020)16 which informs NHS Boards and community pharmacy contractors…

Circular 05 Aug 2020

PCA(P)(2020)15 - Funding Arrangements 2020 - 2023

This circular advises community pharmacy contractors and NHS Boards of the outcome of the negotiations for the community…

Circular 21 Jul 2020

PCA(P)(2020)14 - NHS Near Me Implementation Guidance

This circular updates information previously sent to NHS Boards and community pharmacy contractors in circular PCA(P) (2…

Circular 01 Jul 2020

PCA(P)(2020)13 - NHS Pharmacy First Scotland - Service Specifications and Approved List of Products

The Scottish Government has released circular PCA(P)(2020)13 relating to NHS Pharmacy First Scotland directions and serv…

Circular 12 Jun 2020

PCA(P)(2020)12 - Medicines Collection Service for Shielded Individuals

This circular advises community pharmacy contractors and NHS Boards on updates to the existing arrangements for the Loca…

Circular 08 Jun 2020

PCA(P)(2020)11 - NHS Near Me

The Scottish Government has released circular PCA(P)(2020)11 which informs community pharmacy contractors of NHS Near Me…

Circular 20 May 2020

PCA(P)(2020)10 - Amendments to the Drug Tariff Part 11 Discount Clawback Scale

This circular advises community pharmacy contractors and NHS Boards on the amendments to the Drug Tariff Part 11 clawbac…

Circular 13 May 2020

PCA(P)(2020)09 - Smoking Cessation service delivery during COVID-19

Circular PCA(P)(2020)09 aids community pharmacy teams in supporting people through their smoking quit attempt by outlini…

Circular 24 Apr 2020

PCA(P)(2020)08 - Additional Financial Support Measures for May/June Bank holidays

This circular PCA(P)(2020)08 provides further details on additional Financial Support Measures for May/June Bank holiday…

Circular 01 Apr 2020

PCA(P)(2020)06 - Updated MAS Arrangemets from 1st April 2020

This circular PCA(P)(2020)06 provides further details on eligibility and supersedes circular PCA(P)(2020) 5 in terms of …

Circular 24 Mar 2020

PCA(P)(2020)05 - Extension of MAS in Response to COVID-19

This circular advises of a change to the eligibility criteria for the Minor Ailment Service (MAS) in light of the COVID-…

Circular 09 Mar 2020

PCA(P)(2020)04 - Pharmaceutical Services Drug Tariff Part 7 Dispensing Pool Payment

The Scottish Government have released circular PCA(P)(2020)04 which advises our members of changes to the Drug Tariff wi…

Circular 09 Mar 2020

PCA(P)(2020)03 - NHS Pharmacy First Scotland : eLearning Payment for Contractors

The Scottish Government have released circular PCA(P)(2020)03 which informs our members of a one-off payment available t…

Circular 26 Feb 2020

PCA(P)(2020)02 - Community Pharmacy Funding Settlement

This circular advises community pharmacy contractors and NHS Boards on the outcome of the community pharmacy funding pac…

Circular 26 Feb 2020

PCA(P)(2020)01 - Amendments to the Drug Tariff Part 11 Discount Clawback Scale

This circular advises community pharmacy contractors and NHS Boards on the amendments to the Drug Tariff Part 11 clawbac…

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