Prescription charge exemptions and switching webinar
Published on: 23rd January 2019 | Updated on: 22nd June 2023
Community Pharmacy England and the NHS Business Services Authority (NHSBSA) held a ‘Prescription charge exemptions and switching’ webinar on 22nd January 2019; a recorded version of this webinar is available below.
During this webinar, the presenters outlined the different exemptions from the prescription charge, including the evidence needed to prove eligibility, and explained how the declaration process varies between paper and electronic prescriptions. This was followed by details of why prescriptions are switched and how this affects pharmacy payments, as well as top tips on how to make sure switching isn’t a problem in your pharmacy. The presenters also answered related questions at the end of the webinar.
You can also click here to view the slide pack used in the webinar.