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NHS England issue draft Xmas & New Year 2019/20 report:
Please click the link below to view the draft report detailing the Pharmacy opening hours for Xmas & New Year 2019/20. These include pharmacies that have been directed as well as those who have declared they will be open:
A final report will be circulated on 11th December 2019 in the event that NHS E are advised of any additional pharmacy opening hours.
Please notify NHS E of any changes by 25 November 2019 to ensure they have time to make any necessary changes.
Current directions can be viewed at the bottom of this page
- Please update your DoS & NHS UK Profiles accordingly (Please note: if you do not add hours for a bank holiday it will default to your normal opening hours)
- Ensure staff on duty have access to all IT systems and mailboxes necessary
- If closed – use the template on the link below to notify patients of the nearest open pharmacy.
- If directed to open – remember to claim the directed 1 or 2 hours via the PharmOutcomes platform (see directions on link below)
NHS England Directions to Open 2020-2023
For those pharmacies who have been directed to open, please use the claim form on PharmOutcomes.
Paper claims will no longer be accepted – If you don’t claim via PO you wont get paid