The NHS Scotland National Out of Hours Operations Group acknowledged the efforts community pharmacy contractors

24th September 2020

In a letter to Prof Harry McQuillan, Chief Executive of Community Pharmacy Scotland, the Chair of the National Operations group for NHS Scotland Out of Hours service, Dr Sian Tucker acknowledged how grateful the group were to community pharmacy contractors for maintaining services throughout the pandemic. Dr Tucker recognised how difficult it was for pharmacy, as unlike GPs no virtual management or NHS triage was available.