Community Pharmacy Future Pledge
We would like to invite all community pharmacies and their teams to sign up to a pledge to safeguard the future of community pharmacy by committing to a change now in the best interests of your patients and your community. You can sign up to the pledge online (below) or you can return this form by email. The pledge requests that pharmacies and pharmacy staff make a promise to their local community, the profession and health and care stakeholders.
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On 30 April 2019 PSNC launched a video animation explaining how community pharmacies are likely to fit into the NHS of the future. As PSNC has outlined the Government has made it clear through the NHS Long Term Plan and GP Contract that it wants to better utilise the skills and reach of community pharmacy. However, this will require the sector to embrace a series of changes which we must start planning for now.
In particular, the emergence of Primary Care Networks (PCNs) – which must be formed by July 2019 – will bring changes for all healthcare providers working in the community, and it will be up to everyone in community pharmacy to ensure that our sector is included in these important emerging structures.