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

NHS Medicines Supply Issues

Following queries from GP practices regarding shortages, we encourage you to communicate with the practice directly, where possible, regarding medicines shortages and, in particular, GP practices would welcome CP identifying an alternative where appropriate, read more 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.

 

 

 

 

CD Alert

Emergency Information Alert System for Stolen Prescriptions, further details can be viewed here.

CPPE workshops

CPPE are running full day workshops: Confidence in Consultation Skills Clinical Medication Review Mental Health and Wellbeing Hypertension and prevention...

CPPE Asthma Workshops

Further details including dates and venues can be found here of the Asthma and Inhaler Workshops CPPE are currently running.

Patient and Public Volunteers

The Eastern Academic Health Science Network would like to ask your help with reaching out to communities and service user...

Winter advice videos

Hertfordshire and West Essex Sustainability and Transformation Partnership (STP) has produced two short videos to highlight some key winter advice...