PSNC has raised concerns about the impact of the new GP contract on the community pharmacy network in England.
The number of admissions is 6% higher than 2017/18 and 19% higher than a decade ago, according to the Statistics on Alcohol, England 2020.
Following negotiations between PSNC, DHSC and NHSE&I, HM Government has agreed to make a five-year investment in community pharmacies. The deal secures funding of £2.592bn per year for community pharmacies. The agreement also sets out a vision for the expansion of clinical service delivery through pharmacies over the next five years, in line with the NHS Long
Pharmacists can now access vital patient information quickly and simply through a new Summary Care Record (SCR) 1-click function.