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NHS Prescription Services

NHS Prescription Services calculates the remuneration and reimbursement due to dispensing contractors across England.

Patients and the public

Visit our NHS prescription charges section for information on prescription prepayment certificates, who gets free prescriptions and penalty charges.

Pharmacies, GP practices and appliance contractors

Pharmacies, GP practices and appliance contractors

Prescribing, dispensing and payment information for dispensing contractors

CCGs, Area Teams and other providers

Information technology

Guidance and information for Local Authorities and Providers

Manufacturers and suppliers

Medicines and devices

Guidance for manufacturers and suppliers of medicines, oxygen and appliances

NHS Prescription Services news

March 2018 - Medicines Optimisation Dashboard Available

24th April 2018

March 2018 Medicines Optimisation Dashboard is now available.

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Help your patients understand how their prescription information is used and protected

29th March 2018

The NHSBSA is making it easier for patients to find out how we use and protect their prescription information.

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Changes To Proof Of Exemption

21st February 2018

Plastic cards as proof of exemption from prescription charges will soon be phased out and replaced with paper

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