Published on: 3rd September 2015 | Updated on: 28th March 2022
Examples of this service that have been commissioned locally are available on the Community Pharmacy England online services database.
Tools and publications which may be useful to support the commissioning of this service can be found on the Service development tools and publications hub.
Community Pharmacy England Briefing 011/15: Tuberculosis (Mar 2015)
This Community Pharmacy England Briefing provides background information on tuberculosis (TB) and highlights the TB public health problem in the UK. The Briefing summarises the Public Health England (PHE) and NHS England ‘Public Collaborative Tuberculosis Strategy for England 2015 to 2020’ by highlighting elements of the document that are of most relevance to community pharmacy. In addition, the Briefing provides details on two different TB services that are currently being commissioned across two Local Pharmaceutical Committee (LPC) areas as well as useful resources for patients and for pharmacists and their teams to access.