Changes to NHS Prescriptions in Lambeth
There will be some changes in terms of prescriptions which you can receive over the counter as well as changes to travel vaccines available under the NHS. So that you can be prepared for these changes, please have a look at the information provided in the link below.
You can potentially get quicker treatment closer to home, besides not all cases are classified as an emergency and there are other centres that are more specially suited for this type of care. To find out more click the link below...
Self Care with over the counter Product; and Travel Health
Following the decision of our CCG Governing Body to no longer support the routine prescribing of the following products on the NHS: self-care medications for acute (short-term) illnesses and medication for minor ailments and health supplements, malaria prevention medicines for travel and selected travel vaccinations the following position statements have been developed to support practices in implementing the guidance:
Useful web links for information pertaining to self Care
What should I do before travelling?
For More Information Please ask a member of the reception team or your pharmacy for a self-care or travel vaccine leaflet which will provide further information
Lambeth CCG’s Self-Care Programme Is Here!!
Posted on October 25th, 2017
NHS Lambeth CCG no longer supports the routine prescribing of over the counter products for common conditions and minor ailments that are short-term illnesses and/or will get better in time. For more information click here