The Pharmacy First service commenced on 31st January 2024. 300 Essex pharmacies have already signed up to deliver this service.
The Advanced service involves pharmacists providing advice and NHS-funded treatment, where clinically appropriate, for seven common conditions:
- sore throat
- acute otitis media
- infected insect bite
- uncomplicated urinary tract infections in women.
See here for Eligibility at a glance.
Campaign materials is now available on the Department of Health and Social Care’s Campaign Resource Centre website and include:
- A campaign toolkit;
- Social assets; and
Community Pharmacy England also have resource materials available