• NHS Flu Vaccinations 2020/21

    NHS Flu Vaccinations 2020/21

    50 – 64 year old cohort – reminder (1/12/20) The Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC) have announced that community pharmacy contractors providing the Flu vaccination service are able to vaccinate the 50-64 year old cohort from Tuesday 1st December 2020. Figures show that there are tens of thousands in each borough requiring vaccinations

  • Prime Minister recognises the important role of pharmacy during a recent visit

    Prime Minister recognises the important role of pharmacy during a recent visit

    Prime Minister Boris Johnson visited a local pharmacy recently where he was welcomed by Sanjay Doegar, owner of Ruislip Manor Pharmacy, Middlesex. Mr Doegar was very pleased to invite the Prime Minister, who was very happy to chat to the pharmacy team and have photos taken. During his visit, the Prime Minister noted that the

  • Enfield Stands Together

    Enfield Stands Together

    Enfield Stands Together is a community outreach programme, whereby Enfield Council is working with volunteers and firefighters to deliver prescriptions on behalf of those who are self-isolating. They have received over 2000 requests from residents asking for help with collecting prescriptions (courtesy of www.new.enfield.gov.uk) The LPC has liaised with Enfield Voluntary Action to organise the

  • Volunteer initiatives from Brunel University and The Bike Shed help supply visors to our Pharmacy Teams

    Volunteer initiatives from Brunel University and The Bike Shed help supply visors to our Pharmacy Teams

    With the help of Brunel University and The Bike Shed Community Response Team, we have been able to supply visors to pharmacy teams across Hillingdon and Harrow. Brunel University ‘Made in Brunel’ is a student-led initiative that showcases Brunel’s design talent. They have set up a network of 25 3D-printers in people’s homes and workplaces

  • Hammersmith & Fulham London Fire Brigade assisting with pharmacy deliveries

    Hammersmith & Fulham London Fire Brigade assisting with pharmacy deliveries

    The LPC has been working together with the H&F London Fire Brigade Service to help with Community Pharmacy Medicine deliveries for those patients who fall outside of the “shielded” medicines scheme recently announced by NHSE & I. This is a truly multi-professional collaboration where everyone has come together to help the vulnerable in need. The