What is it?
NHS Digital have released their latest report on services provided by community pharmacies between 2007/08 and 2017/18. What does it say? The total number of community pharmacy contractors fell by 80 (0.7%) on 2016/17 to 11,619 with the proportion of independents (5 or fewer pharmacies) remaining at 38% The number of 100-hour contracts fell by 10 to 1,179 The number of distance selling pharmacies rose by 29 to 350.
The total number of prescriptions dispensed in … [Read more…]