Representing 251 community pharmacy contractors

Welcome to the website of Hertfordshire Local Pharmaceutical Committee (LPC) providing support, guidance and advice to community pharmacy within Hertfordshire. It is our role and mission at the LPC to be the voice and support of community pharmacy in Hertfordshire representing local community pharmacy teams to become an effective integrated part of primary health and social care encouraging patients to think pharmacy first.

Locality events 2019/20

We have planned the locality events for 2019/20 and have listed the dates, which localities and the CPD elements included here

OTC and gluten free CCG policies

The Hertfordshire Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) policies for the  supply of gluten-free foods and prescribing of over-the-counter medicines for minor and/or self-limiting conditions are available for ENHCCG  here  and here and for HVCCG here.





NHS Medicines Supply Issues

The LPC has made available two documents regarding the continuing NHS medicines supply issues for community pharmacies to share with patients and local GP practices.

Further information is available here.

Medicine updates – January 2019

Pregabalin and gabapentin to be controlled drugs From 1 April 2019, amendments to the Misuse of Drugs Regulations 2001 and the Safe...