A step-by-step guide through each of the Public Health England’s (PHEs) HLP Level 1 quality criteria, PHE suggested evidence and NPA guidance to demonstrate compliance. Also sets out the key points that pharmacy contractors need to know about meeting the HLP Level 1 criteria.
As one of the key criteria for becoming an HLP, a member of the pharmacy team must undertake leadership training to support development of the pharmacy team to change from reactive to proactive provision of health services.
Healthy Living Champion
A Healthy Living Champion (HLC) within the pharmacy is a primary requirement to become an HLP. Any member of the pharmacy team can become a HLC for which they must have achieved a Level 2 award in Understanding Health Improvement from the RSPH.