NHS Prescription Services provides a variety of information and prescribing related data to NHS stakeholders and the general public. This information is based on prescribing by GPs and other prescribers that was dispensed in the community in England.
For a guide to the information and systems provided by Information Services please click here.
Information on ePACT2, which will provide easy-to-use analysis, reports and dashboards for prescribing data.
Medicines Optimisation Dashboard
Medicines Optimisation Dashboard provides information to assist in improving patient outcomes, quality and value from medicines use. This includes time series analysis enabling trends to be monitored and patient experience comparators.
Information Services Portal
Information relating to prescribing, dispensing , organisation and financial data depending on access rights.
Information Services News
News articles applicable to Information Systems users
Primary Care Organisations (PCOs) and other NHS Stakeholders
A complete list of all information systems and reports that are available to PCOs and other NHS Stakeholders. These reports are only available to authorised users.
Invoice reconciliation guidance
Guidance to assist hospital trusts, independent sector healthcare providers (ISHPs) and local authorities in reconciling invoices
GP Practice Data
Information relating to GP Practice Data including Personally Administered Items, Top Twenty Leading Cost Drugs and PDPI is now available in the Information Services Portal
Financial Forecasting Methods including the Forecast Out-Turn Figures
A variety of different forecasting methods available to Primary Care Organisations (PCOs) to help set practice prescribing budgets every year.
Public Prescription Data
The following links take you to reports which are freely available to the general public
Guidance on access to FP10 prescription forms and dispensing data and instructions on how to request a prescripiton search.
Information relating to the availability of data and a glossary of general terms used in our reports.
Information Services and NHS Reforms
Information on how NHS Prescription Services have updated their Information Systems for NHS Reforms.
Information Systems Surveys
Information relating to current surveys being conducted and the results of previous surveys will be published on this page