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How to escalate a CPCS referral out of hours (Jan 2021)
Increasing the use of Electronic Repeat Dispensing (eRD)
Mike and Andre have been working closely with Community Pharmacy as we deliver our NHS England eRD Support Programme for General Practices across North East and Yorkshire. As that work continues they would like to send out some key messages to Community Pharmacy Contractors
They have summarised some eRD key messages in the attached one-pager.
The objective of this document is: "To raise awareness of the eRD support programme here in North East and Yorkshire and to ensure Community Pharmacies are in a good position to benefit from this massive opportunity."
LPC Meetings and Events
North of Tyne Local Pharmaceutical Committee usually meets on the first Wednesday of Jan, Mar, May, Jul, Sep and Nov. Community pharmacy contractors are welcome to observe our committee meetings. We invite representatives of our stakeholders to meet and present to the committee. If you would like to attend a committee meeting, or if there is a particular type of event or training evening that you would like us to organise please contact us
We hold three meetings a year in each locality for Healthy Living Champions to network and get updates on health and wellbeing iniatives. We also run frequent training events for pharmacists and pharmacy teams.
Next Committee Meeting
Date: Wednesday 3rd March 2021
Time: 9.00 - 16:30
If you'd like to attend, observe or present something at our meeting, contact us.
Annual General Meeting - 1st September 2021
Date: Wednesday 1st September 2021 Time: TBC
Location: ZOOM meeting
Registration: please request zoom details by emailing [email protected]
Community Pharmacy North of Tyne Awards Night 2019
The North East has a proud history of innovation and exemplary service in community pharmacy. Every year we meet to celebrate the achievements, commitment and vitality of our contractors. Find out more about this year's winners below.
The 2020 event was suspended due to COVID19.