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Dealing with delivery issues associated with the Covid-19 vaccines and consumables

22 January 2021Specific supply chain routes have been set up for both vaccine, and equipment and consumables. Dedicated service desks handle issues.

Using COVID-19 vaccines in patient taking immunosuppressive medicines

22 January 2021National advice and considerations on the use of this vaccine in patients taking immunosuppressive medicines

Care Homes and COVID-19: Workforce

21 January 2021In addition to pharmacists and pharmacy technicians currently supporting care homes, local pharmacy teams in other areas may be required to mobilise to support care homes…

Care Homes and COVID-19: Advice and support

21 January 2021Care home staff and residents, and the pharmacy teams supporting them, will need information and support to ensure the safe and effective use of medicines.…

Summary of COVID-19 medicines guidance: Palliative and End of Life Care

21 January 2021This page summarises and signposts to medicine related guidance we’re aware of from professional and government bodies relating to coronavirus and palliative and end of…

Care Homes and COVID-19: Supply of medicines

21 January 2021Access to medicines and responding to queries relating to the supply of medicines is a key role of the care home pharmacy team. The following…

Care Homes and COVID-19: Clinical pharmacy

21 January 2021We’ve summarised medicines guidance from a variety of professional and national bodies across a range of clinical specialities here. In addition, the following areas may be…

Care Homes and COVID-19: Palliative and End of Life Care

21 January 2021Click here to view our most up to date Summary of COVID-19 medicines guidance: Palliative and End of Life Care. The summary page signposts to…

Background to the SPS Care Home Hub and COVID-19

21 January 2021NHS England and NHS Improvement issued the guidance COVID-19 response: Primary care and community health support care home residents on 1st May 2020. In response…

Care Homes and COVID-19: Diabetes management in care homes

21 January 2021Click here to view our most up to date Summary of COVID-19 medicines guidance: Diabetes. The summary page signposts to key medicines related guidance that…