Pharmacy Voice responds to consultation on NHS Standard Contract

The NHS Standard Contract is published by NHS England for use by NHS commissioners to contract for all healthcare services other than primary care.  NHS England have consulted on a number of changes to the contract relating to new legislation, policies and to keep it up to date.

Pharmacy Voice’s response to the consultation highlights concerns over the disproportionate nature of the contract, especially considering the average contract value it is used to commission, as well as the undue administrative burden it places on pharmacies.

To read the Pharmacy Voice response in full, please click here.