Local Services

Locally Commissioned Services

Information, service agreements, PGDs, etc. for services across Northumberland, Newcastle and North Tyneside

Advanced Services

Nationally Commissioned Advanced Services

Information on nationally commissioned advanced services including flu, MUR, NMS and NUMSAS

Contractual Framework

Pharmacy Contract & IT

Information on contractual matters including funding, market entry, regulations, GDPR, EPS, eRD, NHSmail, Smartcards and FMD

Training & Support

Guidance & Advice for Pharmacy Contractors

The LPC aims to support all pharmacies in the delivery of the Community Pharmacy Contractual Framework and the effective implementation of services and provides training guides, videos and links to support contractors

Committee Information

LPC Members & What We Do

Information about the LPC including a list of members & officers, a calendar of LPC meetings, minutes of previous meetings, our constitution, our strategy & commisioning priorities, links to our newsletters and our GDPR policies
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Forthcoming Events

To support pharmacy contractors, the LPC runs regular training events including our Healthy Living Champions training and locality meetings. Pharmacy contractors are also welcome to observe Committee meetings and all are encouraged to attend our AGM.

View our events

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NHS Long Term Plan

NHS England will work with Government to make greater use of community pharmacists’ skills and opportunities to engage patients. NHS England and the Government will explore further efficiencies through reform of reimbursement and wider supply arrangements.

PSNC overview & response