Community Pharmacy Contract 2016/17 and Beyond

1st March 2016 7pm for hot buffet, meeting commences 7.30pm

Jurys Inn Oxford, Godstow Road, OX2 8AL

Pharmacy Thames Valley has been arranging events with the RPS Local Practice Forum to give you the opportunity to learn more about the impending global sum cuts that The Department of Health has planned for community pharmacy, and what PSNC and RPS are doing to help us respond to this threat. So far there are two meetings planned:

Oxfordshire
Venue:       Jurys Inn Hotel, Oxford, OX2 8AL
Date:          Tuesday 1st March 2016
Time:         Hot buffet from 7:00pm, meeting commences at 7:30pm
Speakers:  Alistair Buxton, PSNC; Sandra Gidley, RPS; David Simons, NPA

Berkshire
Venue:      Holiday Inn, Handy Cross, High Wycombe, HP11 1TL
Date:         Wednesday 2nd March 2016
Time:        Refreshments from 7:00pm, meeting commences at 7:30pm
Speakers: Mike King, PSNC; Sandra Gidley, RPS; David Simons, NPA

The meeting will help you to understand the background to this significant threat to community pharmacy and provide a chance for you to understand the campaign being mounted to address the threat and what you can do to help us all achieve a good outcome for community pharmacy. We would also like to hear your thoughts on how we should proceed.

Come and join us next week and help your LPC shape their response to the cuts.

To book your place please email Amanda Dean on amanda.dean@pharmacythamesvalley.org.uk.