A name adopted by Lancashire Local Pharmaceutical Committee.

Locally Commissioned Services

Locally commissioned community pharmacy services can be contracted via a number of different routes and by different commissioners, including local authorities (Public Health), Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCGs) and local NHS England teams.

CCG Services

Click on the name of the service in the list below for full details

Public Health Services

Click on the name of the service in the list below for full details

NHS Health Checks

For information on free NHS Health Check Service see the Choose Health website. Click here to be redirected

Hospital Discharge Services

Transfers of Care Around Medicine (TCAM) (formally known as eTCP)

Click here for: A guide to support community pharmacists in dealing with electronic discharge – Frequently asked questions

refertopharmacy

(Blackburn with Darwen and East Lancashire CCG areas)

FAQs Refer to Pharmacy

FAQs – appendix 1 -user guide presentation

FAQs – appendix 2 – SOP

PowerPoint presentation

Refer to Pharmacy Case Studies

Refer to Pharmacy Case Study – DOAC

Transfer of Care

(Blackpool and West Lancashire CCG areas)

PharmOutcomes Standard Operating Procedure (SOP)

Minor Ailments

Here you will find details of minor ailments services (in those areas where it is currently commissioned)

BLACKPOOL CCG AREA

This service is no longer commissioned in Blackpool CCG area.

GREATER PRESTON & CHORLEY SOUTH RIBBLE  CCG AREAS 

Greater Preston and Chorley South Ribble MAS SLA 1st April 2019 – 31st March 2020

Greater Preston and Chorley & South Ribble Formulary & Protocols 2019 -2020

PharmOutcomes support manual Lancashire

EAST LANCS CCG AREA

This service is no longer commissioned in East Lancashire CCG area.

FYLDE & WYRE CCG AREA (Pharmacy+ Clinic Service)

The Pharmacy + Clinic in Fylde & Wyre ceased operating on the 30th June 2018.

LANCASHIRE NORTH CCG AREA – Opening Doors Pilot

This service is no longer commissioned in Lancashire North CCG area.

WEST LANCS CCG AREA

The Minor Ailments Scheme in West Lancs CCG area was decommissioned in December 2017

BLACKBURN with DARWEN AREA

This service is no longer commissioned in Blackburn with Darwen area.

Palliative Care

Here you will find details of palliative care services (in those areas where it is currently commissioned)

East Lancashire  CCG

East Lancashire CCG Palliative Care Service Specification 2019-20

East Lancashire CCG Palliative Care Service – List of participating pharmacies

Blackpool CCG

Just in Case -SLA 2019-2020

Blackburn with Darwen CCG

Blackburn with Darwen CCG Palliative Care Service – List of participating pharmacies

Chorley & South Ribble and Greater Preston CCGs

Service specification April 2019 – March 2020

List of Pharmacies providing palliative care service in Chorley South Ribble & Greater Preston

Lancashire North CCG – Just in case

Just in Case (JIC) Service Specification 2016/17

Just in Case (JiC) Medication Authorisation Sheet

Participating pharmacies

Fylde & Wyre CCG

Just in Case Service Specification 2019-20

West Lancashire CCG

West Lancashire CCG Palliative Care Service Specification 2019-20

Needle Exchange

Here you will find details of needle exchange services (in those areas where it is currently commissioned)

Blackburn with Darwen

Needle & Syringe Programme SLA – July 2017 – March 2018 (extended to Sept 2019. See letter & contract extension below) – click here

Contract extension letter to pharmacies

Contract extension

Blackpool

Needle Exchange Service Spec – 1st April 2019 – 31st March 2020 – click here

Central Lancashire Area

Needle & Syringe Programme SLA – April – Sept 2019 – click here

East Lancashire Area 

Needle & Syringe Programme SLA – April – Sept 2019 – click here

North Lancashire Area

Needle & Syringe Programme SLA – April – Sept 2019  – click here

Safeguarding

The Online Pan-Lancashire Multi Agency Safeguarding Children Procedures can be found here

The contact details for Children Multi Agency Safeguarding Agency can be found here

Lancashire Safeguarding Adults Board

Sexual Health

In this section you will find EHC SLAs, information on Chlamydia screening service, how to obtain condoms & Declarations of Competence .

Lancashire County Council 

EHC

SLA – Lancashire County Council (LCC) 1st April 2019 – 31st March 2020

PGD – Lancashire County Council (LCC) 1st April 2019 – 31st March 2022

Blackpool Council

As of 1st April 2016, Blackpool Council no longer commissions an EHC service from Community Pharmacy.

Please refer anyone presenting for EHC to the Specialist Sexual Health Service at Whitegate Drive Health Centre (01253 957171) or the Young People’s Centre on Talbot Road (01253 955856)

Information and contraception clinic times can be found via the Lancashire Care Contraception and Sexual Health (CaSH) Services website:

http://cashlancashirecare.nhs.uk/index.php or by telephoning 01772 401140

Blackburn with Darwen Integrated Sexual Health Service

EHC

For more information about the sexual health services or help to access support contact: (01772) 401140 or visit: www.cashlancashirecare.nhs.uk

SLA – Blackburn with Darwen Council Emergency Hormonal Contraception (EHC) LIS 2019 – 2020

PGD Blackburn with Darwen Council – 1st April 2019 – 31st March 2022

Chlamydia screening service

East Lancashire Chlamydia Screening Programme (Blackburn with Darwen)
Barbara Castle Way Health Centre
Simmons Street
Blackburn  BB2 1AX

Telephone:         01254 283874 Young Person’s confidential line: 0845 602 0894

Email:                    Best2Know@lancashirecare.nhs.uk

Website:              www.best2know.co.uk

Chlamydia Test Kits for Best 2 Know Provision in Community Pharmacy

Chlamydia Screening Team contact details. Please note when requesting kits that they are now gender specific

Ordering condoms from Public Health

Lancashire Pharmacy Contractors:  Clinic packs of 144 condoms can be ordered by contacting phadmin@lancashire.gov.uk  who will email an order form.
When the order form has been completed and returned to them, orders should be received within 5 working days’. (any mail disruption will impact on delivery times, if items are out of stock the supplier will offer an alternative)

Any queries, contact:
Christine Tetlow, Public Health Co-ordinator (Sexual Health)
Lancashire County Council

Tel:  01772 539826
Christine.tetlow@lancashire.gov.uk

Blackpool contractors should contact: Contractreview@blackpool.gov.uk with your order

Declaration of Competence

The Declaration of Competence (DoC) system has been developed to support you in assuring commissioners that you are service-ready and have the appropriate knowledge, skills and behaviours to deliver high-quality, consistent services. Many commissioners are now including the DoC system in their service specifications, service level agreements and patient group directions. Click here for more information

Smoking Cessation

In this section you will find details of smoking cessation services and NRT voucher schemes (in those areas where it is currently commissioned)

NRT Voucher Scheme

Lancashire County Council 1st April 2019 – 31st March 2020 – click here

Blackburn with Darwen Council 1st April 2019 – 31st March 2020 – click here

Blackpool Council. As of 1st April 2016, Blackpool Council no longer commissions an NRT Voucher Scheme from Community Pharmacy.

Local Improvement Service (LIS) for Provision of Stop Smoking Services

Blackburn with Darwen Area 2019/20 – click here

Lancashire County Council 2019/20 – click here

Blackpool Area 2018/19 – click here

Substance Misuse

In this section you will find the substance misuse service specifications (in those areas where it is currently commissioned)

Blackburn with Darwen Area 

SLA for supervised consumption 1st April 2018 – 31st March 2019 (extended to Sept 2019. See letter & contract extension below) – click here

Contract extension letter to pharmacies

Contract extension

Contract Variation for Supervised Consumption – Espranor

Supervised Consumption Pharmacy Agreement

Blackpool area

SLA Supervised Consumption (1st April 2017 – 31st March 2019) – click here

Scroll down to read details of Blackpool’s integrated Drug and Alcohol Treatment, Harm Reduction and Non-Clinical Sexual Health Services.

Central Lancashire Area

SLA for the Supervised Self Administration of Methadone and Buprenorphine/Espranor – April – Sept 2019 – click here

East Lancashire area

SLA for the Supervised Self Administration of Methadone and Buprenorphine – April 2018 – March 2019 – click here

Subcontract variation – Espranor – click here

North Lancashire Area

SLA for the Supervised Self Administration of Methadone and Buprenorphine/Espranor – April – Sept 2019 – click here

Blackpool

Horizon in Blackpool offers a comprehensive support service for residents covering Drug and Alcohol Dependency, Harm Reduction and Non-Clinical Sexual Health Services.

The service was commissioned to contribute to the following public health outcomes:

Increasing number of people living drug and alcohol free lifestyles

Reducing reoffending

Increasing employment and reducing homelessness

Improving physical and psychological health

Improving the lives of young people and their families

Horizon comprises four agencies:

Delphi Medical – Drug and Alcohol Clinical Intervention Service for Adults and Young People

The Hub – Young People’s Risk Taking Behaviour, including substance misuse and sexual health

Renaissance – Drugs & Alcohol Adult Harm Reduction, Assertive Outreach together with Non Clinical Sexual Adult Health Harm Reduction Services

The Horizon service offers a comprehensive package of first class care and treatment created to support the health and wellbeing of all Blackpool’s residents.

Any resident can access the services; young people up to the age of 25 are able to access more age appropriate services (The Hub) which in turn offer a more holistic care package.

For more information or to access the services contact:

Horizon Single Point of Access for all adult services – 01253 205156

The HUB (Young people’s service, up to 25 years) – 01253 476010

Community Pharmacy Lancashire

Community Pharmacy Lancashire represents community pharmacies located in the Health & Wellbeing Board areas of Blackpool Borough Council, Blackburn with Darwen Borough Council & Lancashire County Council.