About SPS

Our main purpose is simple: to improve the use of medicines to help people live longer, fuller lives. We do this by joining together experts to create a rich source of impartial advice for pharmacists, GPs and clinicians to use free of charge. We are very proud to play our part in the NHS and the work it does in keeping Britain healthy. We are SPS.

The NHS Specialist Pharmacy Service supports medicines optimisation across the NHS. High-cost, complex and innovative medicines and medicines-related services are key areas for us. Our main purpose is simple: To help to improve the use of medicines so people live longer, fuller lives.

Read more about our who we serve, our values, our structure, and how we are funded.

Read our latest service development update here.