The purpose of this paper is to give an overview of the current arrangements for the procurement of medicines and pharmaceutical products and services in the UK. It includes an overview of arrangements for NHS England, NHS Scotland, NHS Wales and HSC Northern Ireland. It is intended as a resource document for those individuals working in the NHS who do not have a background in medicines and pharmaceutical products and services in the United Kingdom.
An overview of NHS Procurement of Medicines and Pharmaceutical Products and Services for acute care in the United Kingdom – updated October 2020
Tim Root, Assistant Head, Medicines Assurance, NHS Specialist Pharmacy Service, Specialist Pharmacy Service Published