Constitution and Governance
Governance and the LPC Constitution
The LPC Constitution is a key document setting out the membership of the committee and the constitutional rules under which it operates.
Community Pharmacy Humber operates according to the CPE Model Constitution and follows a strict accountability procedure and governance arrangements.
To help LPCs judge the Committee’s performance and the quality of service offered to its contractors, the CPE has drawn up performance criteria providing a framework for LPC self evaluation, the evaluation can be found on the CPE website. Adopting a performance management framework strengthens the credibility of the LPC and supports sound management.
Copies of the LPC Constitution and Code of Conduct & Accountability Framework are included in this section:
- Community Pharmacy Humber Constitution pdf (Adopted 14th March 2023)
- Code of Conduct Humber LPC April 2018 V1.0 [with appendices] (Reviewed April 2018)
- Governance and code of conduct framework April 2018 V1.0
Self evaluation framework for Community Pharmacy Humber:
- CPE template evaluation is completed on PharmOutcomes
- Community Pharmacy Humber Framework of Self Evaluation (to be completed)
Expenses policy and claim forms:
- Expenses policy Humber LPC December 2020 (pdf)
- Expense claim form updated March 2021 (pdf)
- Expense claim form updated March 2021 (word)
Governance sub-committee Terms of Reference can be viewed below
To promote the interests of pharmacy contractors locally as the recognised negotiating body for delivery and development of pharmaceutical services.
- To protect remuneration and reimbursement by ensuring additional services are fairly rewarded.
- To act as a key consultant in NHS dispensing contract applications/relocations using local knowledge of existing service provision to determine impacts of changes to the existing network.
- To raise the profile of pharmacy locally by highlighting to the commissioners those areas where pharmacy can contribute to delivering the primary care agenda.
- To communicate to local pharmacists the current issues which nationally or locally have implications for provision of services.
- To work co-operatively with the various bodies concerned with the quality assurance aspects of services provided to NHS patients.
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