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.

 

 

 

 

Easter opening hours 2019

NHS England have provided the list of which community pharmacies in Hertfordshire are open over Easter 2019. East and North...

Herts Domestic Abuse Helpline

Herts Domestic Abuse Helpline is a registered charity which provides a confidential and anonymous FREEPHONE service for anyone affected by...

Tobacco Health Harms Campaign

Public Health England (PHE) thank everyone who supported the Tobacco Health Harms campaign in December and January 2019. They would...

STP Updates

Community Pharmacy can keep updated with the STP (Hertfordshire and West Essex Sustainability and Transformation Partnership) on their website: https://www.healthierfuture.org.uk/. Community...