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December | 09/12/2020

UPDATE: Self-isolation period on arrival in England has changed from 14 days to 10 days. The Test to Release scheme will allow passengers arriving into England from countries not listed on the government’s travel corridor list to have the option of taking a private COVID-19 test to potentially reduce the self-isolation period.

December | 07/12/2020

A month after launching a new scheme to help create jobs for unemployed young people, the National Pharmacy Association has already reached 400 placements and is looking to facilitate hundreds more.

December | 04/12/2020

Details on what needles can be used to administer the Flublok® Quadrivalent vaccine

December | 02/12/2020

From 2 December 2020, there is a local restriction tier system in place, and updated guidance has been published for those who are clinically extremely vulnerable from COVID-19

December | 01/12/2020

New Barcoded Prescription GP10(SS) Forms for Independent Prescriber Allied Health Professionals in Scotland

December | 01/12/2020

Scottish Government have agreed to pay an additional £4.5million for staffing costs during May and June 2020 to Scottish pharmacy contractors

December | 01/12/2020

Community Pharmacy Scotland have advised contractors of an anomaly in Pharmacy First Activity payments for September 2020

December | 01/12/2020

Scottish Government Circular PCA(P) (2020) 26 details payment for community pharmacy involvement in the COVID vaccination programme

November | 30/11/2020

Helen Walker, chief executive of national carers charity Carers UK, explains the extensive difficulties facing carers during the COVID pandemic and how pharmacies are helping to alleviate some of the stresses.