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MP briefing event success as pharmacy consultation ends

As the consultation on changes to community pharmacy in 2016/17 and beyond came to a close, community pharmacy representatives have been in Westminster briefing MPs and their teams about community pharmacy services and presenting a patient petition to Downing Street. Around 50 MPs attended a Pharmacy health checks and speed briefing event in Westminster today (Tuesday 24th May...

17 hours ago

PSNC responds to “Community pharmacy in 2016/17 and beyond” letter

PSNC has today published its response to the Government’s letter from 17th December 2015 entitled “Community pharmacy in 2016/17 and beyond”. Within the response, PSNC makes clear that the proposals contained in the letter represent a major threat to the future availability of accessible healthcare, support and advice from community pharmacies. We are concerned that this...

17 hours ago

PSNC responds to ‘Hub and Spoke' consultation

PSNC has today published its response to the consultation on ‘hub and spoke' dispensing. This follows discussion between PSNC and the Department of Health to clarify various concerns that PSNC had with the draft regulations. The Department of Health has confirmed that the draft regulations, if implemented, would permit hub and spoke dispensing between “relevant clinical...

2 days ago

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May 2016 Bank Holiday Pharmacy Opening Times

These are the May 2016 Bank Holiday pharmacy opening times which we have received from NHS England.


Bank Holiday Leaflet For Patients on Methadone and Subutex

A leaflet has been produced which you may wish to use to help inform patients who pick up regular instalments for methadone and Subutex of your opening hours over the bank holiday period.


PCS England Stationery Orders

Update regarding EPS token shortage and the non-delivery of some Drug Tariffs.


Welcome to Community Pharmacy West Yorkshire

Community Pharmacy West Yorkshire is the Local Pharmaceutical Committee for West Yorkshire and is the local voice for all community pharmacies (chemists) in the area. We represent over 560 pharmacies including single handed independent pharmacies and those owned by bigger chains. Pharmacies in our area employ in the region of 5000 staff.

The NHS and local government consult Community Pharmacy West Yorkshire on all matters relating to the NHS and public health work undertaken by community pharmacy in West Yorkshire. We are also responsible for advancing the enhanced role of community pharmacy to ensure it plays an active part in promoting health and wellbeing across West Yorkshire.

Community Pharmacy West Yorkshire is committed to developing the workforce in our local pharmacies to ensure the whole team have the skills to support people who are unwell and prevent ill health through public health services.

The work of Community Pharmacy West Yorkshire is not for profit and is guided by our Strategy.

We work hard to represent and promote community pharmacy to the NHS and local government and to support community pharmacy teams to deliver high quality health services. We are always pleased to receive comments and suggestions from pharmacy teams so feel free to contact us.