2018/19 at PSNC

  • April 2018

    More than 600 people tuned into PSNC’s series of webinars
    on complying with General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).

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  • May 2018

    Simon Dukes begins as PSNC’s Chief Executive.

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  • June 2018

    PSNC submits written evidence to MPs about the impact of generic price increases on pharmacy workload.

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  • July 2018

    Category M hits the headlines, as PSNC announces a £15m a
    month increase in prices from August 2018.

  • August 2018

    PSNC negotiates key improvements to the Flu Vaccination Advanced Service, including a payment increase to £9.48.

    Find out more about PSNC’s flu vaccination support.

  • September 2018

    PSNC’s Community Pharmacy Brexit Forum meets for the first time, bringing together key stakeholders involved in the medicines supply chain to support community pharmacies ahead of the UK’s exit from the EU.

  • October 2018

    Funding for 2018/19 is agreed, with PSNC preventing a planned cut of £33m and so retaining it at a level of £2.592bn.

  • November 2018

    More than 1,000 people register for PSNC’s webinar on the introduction of the Falsified Medicines Directive (FMD), which explained how pharmacies’ day-to-day working might be affected.

  • December 2018

    As concerns around Brexit heightened, PSNC meets with the Chair of the Health Select Committee to discuss concerns about the impact of a no-deal Brexit on medicines supply.

  • January 2019

    The PSNC website attracts 35,000 visits in one day following a BBC News article on generic medicines shortages, which PSNC contributed to.

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  • February 2019

    PSNC agrees its strategic plan for 2019/20, which includes supporting local service development and establishing a Technology Working Group.

    Find out more about PSNC’s Vision for 2019/20.

  • March 2019

    The Pharmacy Minister addresses LPC Chairs and Chief Officers at the National Meeting of LPCs in London.

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