- Prescribing Advice for GPs - https://www.prescriber.org.uk -

Impact of the new Pharmacy Contract

The contractual framework that community pharmacists work under changed on the 1st April 2005. Under the new arrangements the Department of Health have reduced the price of around 400 medicines.

A full list of the medicines affected is available on the Pharmaceutical Services Negotiating Committee's website.

There are several items on this list that will be key in the coming year to ensure that you contain costs within your budget allocation. There are: