NPA Scottish spring forum

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Garfield House Hotel, Stepps, Glasgow, G33 6HW

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Free of charge as part of your NPA membership

We would like to invite NPA members to the Spring NPA Scottish member forum on 26th April 2023 at Garfield House Hotel.


1 p.m.       Coffee and sandwiches

1:30 p.m.  Housekeeping and introductions

1:35 p.m.  Community Pharmacy Scotland (CPS) update on negotiations

on behalf of Community Pharmacy Contractors in Scotland with

Scottish Government.

Matt Barclay, Director of Operations CPS

2:30 p.m.   Digital Prescribing & Dispensing Pathways

(Paperless prescription development project for Scotland).

Ewan Morrison, Director of Pharmacy, NHS National Services Scotland

Dr Sam Patel, Clinical eHealth Lead NES Technology Service

3.30 p.m.   Coffee and shortbread refresh

3.45 p.m.   Member discussion

4.00 p.m.   NPA Member support round up

Janice Oman, NPA Scotland Representation Manager

4.45 p.m.   A.O.B and further discussion.

5 p.m.         Workforce Challenges in Community Pharmacy

Stevie McIntyre, Head of Marketing Locate A Locum

5:30 p.m.   Content close


The NPA is grateful to Locate a locum for their kind sponsorship of this event.

The event will run from 1 pm to 5.30 pm with an option to stay for dinner at 6 pm as a guest of the NPA.

If you would prefer to join the meeting virtually then join meeting here (link goes to Microsoft Teams)

In-person registration is now closed.